CIMEL-103: Solid State Devices (2020-2021)

Catalog Info

Title when registering
Solid State Devices
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
1 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

Introduces the basic concepts of solid state devices and applications: semiconductor theory, the operational characteristics of devices such as the diode bipolar junction transistors (BJT) and field effect transistors (FET), polarity, biasing, rectification, and amplification. Introduces the basic DC power supply. Also includes discussion of camera-type vision systems, barcode readers, and laser etchers as common solid state devices found in industry.

CIMEL-102 or Instructor Permission

Credit for Prior College-Level Learning

Options for Credit for Prior College-Level Learning
Other Details

Successful completion of AMTEC Course Module 1074 Post Assessment (85%) and instructor assessment of lab activities.

Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Winter 2014 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.