Electronics Engineering Technology EET.S.AAS

Associate of Applied Science - 61 - 62 Credit Hours

Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
Department: Electronics Engineering Technology
Effective as of Fall 2015

What is "Electronics Engineering Technology"?

The Electronics Engineering Technology (EET) program provides students with exciting opportunities to put engineering technology concepts into practice. The curriculum balances instruction in theory with hands-on laboratory applications. A strong background in basics and in-depth study of advanced topics gives students careers in diversified areas, such as digital systems, microcomputers, programmable logic controllers, and analog systems. The program has modern state-of-the-art equipped laboratories and a highly qualified faculty. Those who wish to further their studies are well prepared for entry into the best four-year electronics engineering technology programs. Several articulation agreements exist between Sinclair's EET program and four-year colleges and universities.

This degree program contains one or more embedded certificates which will be automatically awarded when the certificate requirements are completed. If you do not want to receive the embedded certificate(s), please notify Registration and Student Records at studentrecords@sinclair.edu.

Program Outcomes

  • Apply principles of DC and AC circuits, analog and digital electronics, microcontroller fundamentals and circuit assembly for analysis, basic design, circuit simulation, problem solving, assembly, troubleshooting and repair of electrical and electronic systems.
  • Use various software packages to simulate, analyze and develop schematics and layouts of electronic circuits; technical communication skills for group work.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to address professional and ethical responsibilities, including a respect for diversity; impact of engineering technology solutions in a societal and global context.
  • Apply principles of mathematics and physics to solve engineering technology problems.
  • Demonstrate programming skills using a graphical language, assembly language or ladder logic to create computer solutions of engineering problems.

Career Opportunities

Prepares graduates for careers in electronics technician troubleshooting with testing equipment and assisting engineers with design and fabrication.

Transferability

Formal articulation agreements with other colleges and universities indicate how Sinclair programs and courses will transfer to other institutions.

Additional Information

The Program Educational Objectives are as follows:

  • Graduates have the knowledge and skills necessary to function as an entry level technician or closely related position in industry.
  • Graduates have the knowledge and skills necessary to transfer into a baccalaureate degree program.

Curriculum

Course Title Credits
Electronics Elective 3 - 4
Ohio Transfer Module: Social & Behavioral Sciences Elective 3
COM 2211 Effective Public Speaking 3
EET 1116 Electronics Schematics & Fabrication 4
EET 1131 Digital Electronics 5
EET 1150 DC Circuits 4
EET 1155 AC Circuits 3
EET 1164 PC Assembly 4
EET 2201 Electronic Devices & Circuits 5
EET 2259 Programming for Electronics Technology 4
EET 2261 Microprocessors 4
EET 2278 Electronics Project Capstone 4
EET 2281 Programmable Logic Controllers 3
ENG 1101 English Composition I 3
MAT 1580 Precalculus 5
PHY 1141 College Physics I 4
- View the Master Syllabus - View the Course Schedule

Program Accreditation Information

Accredited by Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET, Inc., www.abet.org


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This information is for planning purposes only. Sinclair College will make every effort to offer curriculum listed above but reserves the right to change, add and cancel curriculum offerings for unforeseen circumstances. View current catalog.