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Electronics Engineering Technology – Electronic Instrumentation (Spring Start)

Spring I

EGR 108
Credits: 3

Course Description

Topics include the professional, ethical, and social responsibilities of the engineer and technologist, the impact of ethics and knowledge of contemporary professional, societal and global issues (including respect for diversity) in the field of engineering and engineering technology.

Classroom Hours: 3


EET 113
Credits: 4

Course Description

This course is a study of direct and alternating currents, covering resistance and impedance in series, parallel, and series-parallel circuits using Ohm’s law, Kirchhoff’s laws and basic circuit theorems. Circuits are analyzed using mathematics and verified
using electrical instruments.

Classroom Hours: 3

Lab Hours: 3


Course Description

This course covers the development and use of computer programs to solve engineering technology problems.

Classroom Hours: 2

Lab Hours: 3


MAT 175
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course includes the following topics: basic laws and operations of algebra, linear and quadratic equations, systems of equations, introduction to trigonometry, concepts of functions, and graphs of functions.

Classroom Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

MAT 101 with a grade of “C” or better or equivalent


PHY 201
Credits: 4

Course Description

This is the first in a sequence of physics courses. Topics include mechanics, wave motion, sound, heat, electromagnetism, optics, and modern physics.

Classroom Hours: 3

Lab Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

MAT 110 or MAT 175


Summer I

EET 141
Credits: 4

Course Description

This course is a study of electronic circuits using discrete and integrated devices, including analysis, construction, testing, and troubleshooting.

Classroom Hours: 3

Lab Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

EET 113


EET 145
Credits: 4

Course Description

This course is a study of number systems, basic logic gates, Boolean algebra, logic optimization, flip-flops, counters, and registers. Circuits are modeled, constructed and tested.

Classroom Hours: 3

Lab Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

EET 113


Course Description

This course is a study of various types of instruments and gauges used by industrial facilities. Basic principles of pneumatic, electronic, and mechanically operated devices are covered.

Classroom Hours: 2

Lab Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

EET 112 or EET 113, EET 131 or EET 141, and PHY 201


PHY 202
Credits: 4

Course Description

This is the second in a sequence of physics courses. Topics include mechanics, wave motion, sound, heat, electromagnetism, optics, and modern physics.

Classroom Hours: 3

Lab Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

PHY 201 with a grade of “C” or better


Fall I

EET 227
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course is a study of AC and DC electromechanical energy conversion devices, theory, applications, and control. Devices are tested and verified using electrical instruments

Classroom Hours: 2

Lab Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

EET 113, EET 141, EET 145 or equivalent


EET 235
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course is a study of relay logic, ladder diagrams, theory of operation, and applications. Loading ladder diagrams, debugging, and trouble-shooting techniques are applied to programmable controllers.

Classroom Hours: 2

Lab Hours: 3


Course Description

This course is a study of single loop process control. It presents the fundamentals of temperature, flow, pressure, level, and analytical measurements and their applications in industrial process systems. Calibration and maintenance of electrical and pneumatic
instruments will be stressed.

Classroom Hours: 3

Lab Hours: 6

Course Prerequisites

EIT 110


Course Description

This course is a study in industrial safety, standard operating procedures, industrial shop procedures and practices, and I.S.A. symbology and standards.

Classroom Hours: 2

Course Prerequisites

EIT 110


ENG 160
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course is a study of various technical communications such as definitions, processes, instructions, descriptions, and technical reports, including oral presentations.

Classroom Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

ENG 032 , ENG 101, ENG 155 or RWR 032 with a grade of “C” or better


Spring II

EGR 112
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course covers interactive computing and the basic concepts of programming.

Classroom Hours: 2

Lab Hours: 3


Course Description

This course is a study of more complex control schemes. The fundamentals of ratio, cascade and feed forward control will be presented using pneumatic, electronic, and computer-controlled devices.

Classroom Hours: 3

Lab Hours: 6

Course Prerequisites

EIT 211


EIT 220
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course is a study of the static and dynamic conditions of process control loops. Step-analysis method of finding time constants and frequency response analysis will be presented.

Classroom Hours: 2

Lab Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

EIT 211


EIT 242
Credits: 1

Course Description

In this course, an instructor-approved project is constructed and tested.

Classroom Hours: 0

Lab Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

EIT 211


MAT 176
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course includes the following topics: advanced algebra, exponential and
logarithmic functions, complex numbers, trigonometric identities, and graphs of trigonometric functions. Additional topics may include statistics and discrete mathematics.

Classroom Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

MAT 175 with a grade of “C” or better or equivalent


Summer II

HSS 105
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course provides a study of the impact of technological change on cultural values, society, and the individual.

Classroom Hours: 3


PSY 103
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course deals with the personality factors as they relate to problems of adjustment. An understanding of personality dynamics and psychological bases of behavior, mental health, personality development, and interpersonal relations are covered. Stress is placed upon the importance of applying psychological principles and techniques to everyday life.

Classroom Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

RDG 032 or ENG 032 or RWR 032


Course Description

This course covers interfacing pneumatic and electronic process control instrumentation with computers and programmable logic controllers by using various transducers. Programming and installation will be stressed.

Classroom Hours: 2

Lab Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

EIT 211, EET 235


Course Description

This course includes a related series of problems and exercises designed to give the student an understanding of the computer graphics station as a drafting tool.

Classroom Hours: 2

Lab Hours: 3


Course Description

This course develops employability skills including resume writing, interviewing, presentation delivery and soft skills.

Classroom Hours: 1