- Identify and apply technical concepts and terms used in broadband systems.
- Analyze and troubleshoot broadband systems.
- Use and configure computer hardware, operating systems and basic networks.
- Locate, evaluate, and apply relevant information from various sources to address workplace problems.
Many classes have prerequisites. Prerequisites are those classes that prove eligibility for entry-level classes by testing or by having satisfied prior course work. Course work earned at other institutions must be unofficially evaluated or approved by a program advisor before registering. Courses in this certificate with pre-requisites are marked with an asterisk (*). Broadband Cable Certificate Prerequisites:
|Course Number||Certificate Requirements (30 credits)||Credits|
Choose one of the following: course(BUS236), course(HUM105), course(ISP101), course(ISP110), course(POL112), course(SOC&101)
|course(EET108)||Introduction to Fiber Optics||5|
|course(EET131)||IT Essentials I - A+ Certification||5|
|course(EET132)*||IT Essentials - A+ Certification Advanced||5|
|course(EET135)||Introduction to Broadband||5|
|Introduction to Electricity and Electronics
D.C. Principles of Electronics
Total Credits -- Minimum
This program of study is outlined by quarter, and courses should be taken in the indicated sequence. However, it should not be concluded that students will always proceed through their program of study exactly as prescribed here. The number of quarters listed here is minimal. Not all courses are offered every quarter. Individual student experiences, educational and training background, and personal schedules and demands all may affect the time it takes to finish this program. Also, in general, summer quarter is not considered one of the full-time quarters in the program. 1st Quarter: Human Relations, course(EET131), course(EET160) or course(EET161) 2nd Quarter: course(EET108), course(EET132), course(EET135)
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What are some potential job titles?
- Communication Technician
- Service Technician
- Installation & Repair Technician
- Cable Technician
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