Electrical Technology — Analog Electronics

Program Information

Degree Type: 
Certificate of Achievement

Analog electronics deals with infinitely varying signals and the components that amplify and operate with these varying signals. Topics in this area include diodes, rectification, filtration, amplification, transistors, scr, triacs, diacs, sensors and instrumentation. This certificate can be earned while pursuing an Associate in Applied Science degree in Electrical Technology.

Learning Outcomes: 
  • Demonstrate the ability to apply laws to the design, construction, analysis, and measurement of electric, hydraulic and pneumatic circuits.
  • Interpret and develop technical drawing, schematics and diagrams.
  • Create documents based on technical information using descriptive writing, diagrams, mathematical expression, computation, and graphs.
  • Apply electrical/mechanical laws to the operation and control of machines.
  • Apply critical thinking skills to solving problems.
  • Demonstrate the ability to communicate and perform in a team environment.
  • Analyze a set of specifications and create a LabView virtual instrument.
  • Apply electro/mechanical output based on computer generated data for the purpose of creating a lab manual using Microsoft Office products.
Minimum Number Of Credits To Graduate: 
21.0 (Including Options/Electives)

Requirements are Subject to Change

The information represented here is for the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the Program Evaluation section of WebAdvisor.

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Industrial Technology Division: 313-845-9656, technology@hfcc.edu, Technology Bldg, Room: E-172
Mark Siedlik: 313-845-6353, msiedlik@hfcc.edu, Technology Bldg, Room: E-115E