Electrical Technology - Analog Electronics Certificate of Achievement (Certificate of Achievement, 2020-2021)

Program Info

Year Established
Program Code
Degree Type
Certificate of Achievement

Program Description


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.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students should be able to:

  1. Demonstrate the ability to apply laws to the design, construction, analysis, and measurement of electric, hydraulic and pneumatic circuits.
  2. Interpret and develop technical drawing, schematics and diagrams.
  3. Create documents based on technical information using descriptive writing, diagrams, mathematical expression, computation, and graphs.
  4. Apply electrical/mechanical laws to the operation and control of machines.
  5. Apply critical thinking skills to solving problems.
  6. Demonstrate the ability to communicate and perform in a team environment.
  7. Analyze a set of specifications and create a LabView virtual instrument.
  8. Apply electro/mechanical output based on computer generated data for the purpose of creating a lab manual using Microsoft Office products.

Program Requirements

Required Core Courses
Minimum Total Credit Hours
Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Fall 2019 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.