Jun 20, 2019  
2019-2020 College Catalog 
    
2019-2020 College Catalog

Program Map: Electronics Certificate, Electrical Substation Technology Option


If you follow this program map, you can complete this certificate in four semesters.  See an academic advisor for a customized program map that works for you.  To earn a Certificate of Achievement in this field of study, you must achieve a minimum grade of ‘C’ on the courses listed below.

Note the Milestones below each semester.  Milestones are reminders of actions you should take during that semester to help keep you on track for certificate completion.

First Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
ELET 1212 - Introduction to Electricity   2
ELET 1232 - Introduction to Substation Safety   2
MATH 1454 - Technical Mathematics  or MATH 1513 - Precalculus I (A)  
Note:  If MATH 1513 is selected, MATH 1613 is also required and it must be taken prior to or during the third semester.
3-4
Total Credit Hours 7-8

Milestones

  • Check the academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 1.70 during the first 30 credit hours attempted and complete 67% of the courses attempted.  Review your Financial Aid Dashboard or visit the Financial Aid Office to determine your financial aid status.
  • Download MS Office from MyTCC.
  • Form a study group, join a student organization, or volunteer at a community service site.
  • Visit the writing, math and science, or technology learning centers for free individual tutoring support services.
  • Meet with an academic advisor before enrolling for the next semester.

Second Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
ELET 1303 - DC Circuit Analysis  
May be taken concurrently with ELET 1212
3
ELET 2112 - Substation Breaker Circuits   2
ELET 2533 - Automation Control   3
Total Credit Hours 8

Milestones

  • Check the academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 1.70 during the first 30 credit hours attempted and complete 67% of the courses attempted.  Review your Financial Aid Dashboard or visit the Financial Aid Office to determine your financial aid status.
  • Meet with an academic advisor before enrolling for the next semester.
  • Visit Career Services to explore career opportunities associated with this certificate.

Third Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
ELET 1313 - AC Circuit Analysis   3
ELET 2132 - Substation Relay Circuits   2
MATH 1613 - Precalculus II (A)  
Note: Required if MATH 1513 was taken in lieu of MATH 1454.
0-3
Total Credit Hours 5-8

Milestones

  • Check the academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 1.70 during the first 30 credit hours attempted and complete 67% of the courses attempted.  Review your Financial Aid Dashboard or visit the Financial Aid Office to determine your financial aid status.
  • Meet with an academic advisor for a graduation check.
  • If entering the workforce after graduation, visit Career Services to build your resume.

Fourth Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
ELET 2152 - Substation Transformer Circuits   2
ELET 2172 - Substation Relay Circuits II   2
Total Credit Hours 4

Milestones

  • Check the academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 1.70 during the first 30 credit hours attempted and complete 67% of the courses attempted.  Review your Financial Aid Dashboard or visit the Financial Aid Office to determine your financial aid status.
  • Meet with an academic advisor to file for graduation and to discuss how these courses may also be applied toward the requirements for a degree in Electronics Technology.