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Associate in Applied Arts and Sciences Degree in Energy Systems Technology - Electrical  

This schedule lists all courses required for completion of the Associate in Applied Arts and Sciences Degree in Energy Systems Technology - Electrical, but the actual order and specific coursework may vary depending on student placement, start date, and quarter. Please check with your advisor prior to any substitutions.

The required related instruction is noted in bold print. The letter in parenthesis indicates which category of related instruction is represented by the given course as follows:

(W) -Written Communications (O) - Oral Communications
(R) - Human Relations (M) - Computation/Mathematics
(J) - Job Seekings Skills (L) - Leadership

 

Year One
 
Fall Quarter
EST 108, Materials and Fasteners
4
EST 131, Principles of Electricity Theory
5
EST 144, Industrial Safety in the Workplace
3
IFA 022, AHA Heartsaver First Aid
.4
WRITE 100, Writing in the Workplace* (W)
3
Total Credits
15.4
 
Winter Quarter
EST 132, Principles of Electricity AC Application
5
EST 109, Orientation to the Energy Industry (J)
3
OCSUP 107, Quantitative Problem Solving for the Trades II** (M)
5
EST 192, Cooperative Seminar*** (R)
2
Total Credits
15
 
Spring Quarter
EST 133, Introduction to Controls
5
EST 134, Electrical Raceways
3
EST 150, Electric Motors and Motor Maintenance
5
EST 165, Rigging, Equipment Operation & Material Handling
5
Total Credits
18
 
Summer Quarter
EST 191, Cooperative Work Experience*****
0 - 10
EST 292, Cooperative Seminar II**** (L)
2
Total Credits
2 - 12
 
Total Year One Credits
50.4 - 60.4
 
Year Two
Fall Quarter
EST 106, Plant Equipment and Controls
3
EST 159, Hydraulics and Pneumatics
3
EST 240, Intro to Basic Electronics
5
EST 252, Principles of Power Generation and Distribution
5
Total Credits
16
 
Winter Quarter
CS 110, Introduction to Computers and Applications
5
ENT 112, Blueprint Reading
2
EST 235, Introduction to Solar PV and Applications
3
EST 250, Introduction to PLC and DDC Control
5
EST 260, Introduction to the National Electrical Code
2
Total Credits
17
 
Spring Quarter
EST 255, Advanced PLC's and Integrated Architecture*****
5
EST 285, Intro to Instrumentation*****
5
OCSUP 102, Oral Communication in the Workplace (O)
3
Total Credits
13
 
Total Year Two Credits
46
   
Total Credits
96.4- 106.4
   
* - Written Communication (W) alternative: ENGL& 087 or higher

** - Computation/Mathematics (M) alternative:MATH& 141 or higher

*** - Human Relations (R) alternative: OCSUP 101 or any 192 series

**** - Leadership (L) alternative: Any 292 series

***** - EST 255 and EST 265 can be taken in place of - or in addition to - EST 191, with instructor and dean permission.

(L) - EST 292
(R) - EST 192
(W) - WRITE 100
(J) - EST 109, AGPR 100, OCSUP 103
(O) - OCSUP 102, CMST& 220
(M) - OCSUP 107

Transferability:
The AAAS Degree is designed for students planning to enter their chosen career upon graduation. Often only selected credits are considered transferable to public or private baccalaureate institutions.

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