Electronics Technology / Instrumentation Course Descriptions
A study of diodes, transistor characteristics and other semiconductor devices, including analysis of static and dynamic characteristics, biasing techniques, and thermal considerations.
A study of various semiconductor devices incorporated in circuits and their applications. Emphasis on circuit construction, measurements, and analysis.
A study of characteristics, operations, stabilization, and testing of linear integrated circuits. Applications include instrumentation and active filtering.
A study of the fundamentals of direct current including Ohm’s law, Krichhoff’s laws and circuit analysis techniques.
A study of the fundamentals of alternating current, including series and parallel AC circuits, phasors, capacitive and inductive networks, transformers, and resonance.
An entry level course in digital electronics to include numbering systems, logic gates, Boolean algebra, and combinational logic.
Basic measurements, automatic control systems and design, closed loop systems, controllers, feedback, control modes, and control configurations.
Techniques for configuring and calibrating transmitters, controllers, recorders, valves, and valve positioners.