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Electrical System Technology Diploma D35130
Electrical Systems Technology curriculum is designed to provide training for persons interested in the installation and maintenance of electrical systems found in residential, commercial and industrial facilities.
Course work, most of which is hands-on, includes such topics as AC/DC theory, residential wiring, programmable logic controllers, industrial motor controls, the National Electric Code, as well as other subjects as local needs require.
Graduates should qualify for a variety of jobs in the electrical field as an on-the-job trainee or apprentice assisting in the layout, installation, and maintenance of electrical systems.
Admission Requirements and Special Conditions
A high school diploma (or equivalent), satisfactory scores on college placement tests (or equivalent) and a minimum GPA in English and mathematics are required. If students have deficiencies in English and/or mathematics, RCC offers pre-college courses to prepare students for the Electrical Systems Technology curriculum.
|Total Credits Needed for Graduation||37|
|First Semester (Fall)|
|ACA 111||College Student Success||1||0||0||0||1|
|CIS 111||Basic PC Literacy||1||2||0||0||2|
|ELC 112||DC/AC Electricity||3||6||0||0||5|
|ELC 113||Residential Wiring||2||6||0||0||4|
|ELC 118||National Electrical Code||1||2||0||0||2|
|MAT 110||Math Measurement & Literacy||2||2||0||0||3|
|Second Semester (Spring)|
|ELC 114||Commercial Wiring||2||6||0||0||4|
|ELC 117||Motors and Controls||2||6||0||0||4|
|ENG 110||Freshman Composition||3||0||0||0||3|
|ELN 229||Industrial Electronics||3||3||0||0||4|
|ELC 128||Introduction to PLC||2||3||0||0||3|
Additional Curriculum Notes:
- The D35130 Diploma mirrors the first year of the A35130TE (AAS), with the exception of one course in the summer session. It is designed for students who do not want to or cannot devote two years (or more) to the program of study.
For a printable Program Checklist click the link below: D35130 Electrical System Technology (Diploma) - Catalog 2016-2017 With Notes D35130 Electrical Electronics Technology (Diploma) 2015-16