Course Descriptions

Course NumberCourse TitleCreditsDescriptionCompetencies
TEL111Basic Electricity/Electronic I3For beginners to solve basic electronic problems involving voltage, resistance and power. The relationship between electricity and magnetism, operation of resistors, meters, switches, relays, capacitors, inductors and batteries will be explained.Loading...
TEL112Basic Electricity/Electron. II2For those who have an understanding of volts, ohms, amps and series parallel circuits. Topics include the difference between alternating current (AC) and direct current (DC), the AC generator, analysis of simple AC currents, transformer action, series and parallel resonant circuits. May also be taken as a study course.Loading...
TEL116Electronic Circuits2Basic and operational amplifiers, power supplies, oscillators, pulse circuits, and modulation. Must have prior knowledge in electricity/electronics. Prerequisite: TEL 112Loading...
TEL118Semiconductor Devices3N-type, P-type, PN junctions, diodes, zener diodes, transistors, bipolar characteristics, field effects, thyristors, integrated circuits and opto-electronics. Should have knowledge in AC/DC electronics.Loading...
TEL210Telecommunications I3Provides an overview of telecommunications and covers basic telecommunications circuits, equipment and diagnostic procedures for lines, basic key systems, and an understanding of the telecommunications industry. Corequisite: TEL 213Loading...
TEL213Introduction to Telephony Lab3Provides hands-on experience in installation and fault isolation of telephone lines and basic key systems, basic cable counts, cable splicing and cable termination procedures. Corequisite: TEL 210Loading...
TEL220Telecommunications II4Covers basic telecommunications equipment used by businesses and its connection to a switched public or private network. Covered subjects include electronic key systems, private branch exchange systems (PBX), trunks and associated equipment. Analog and digital communications and associated equipment are also covered. Experienced individuals may contact the instructor to gain admittance to this course. Corequisite: TEL 223Loading...
TEL222Telecom Outside Plant4Provides hands-on training in the telecommunications outside plant field. Topics covered include basic installation and repair troubleshooting, fiber and copper cable repair and troubleshooting, outside plant cable splicing and design, ladder safety, working aloft and pole climbing. Prerequisite: TEL 210. Corequisite: TEL 220Loading...
TEL223Telecom Transport Lab3Provides hands-on training on a private branch exchange system, user data modification for a digital central office switch, digital key systems, and associated equipment. Experience includes wiring, soldering, call routing, fault isolation and modular splicing. Prerequisite: TEL 210, 213. Corequisite: TEL 220Loading...
TEL230Advanced Topics in Telecom4Covers advanced digital switching principles and practices, system configuration, and diagnostic procedures common to digital central office switching systems and private branch exchanges. Advanced topics using high-speed broadband links and fiber optics are introduced. Experienced individuals may contact the instructor to gain admittance to this course. Prerequisite: TEL 220, 223. Corequisite: TEL 233Loading...
TEL232Data Communications3An introduction to data communications and data networks. Includes digital communications, analog communications and interfaces. Networks including both LAN and WAN operation and common test techniques. Prerequisite: TEL 210, 213Loading...
TEL233Advanced Topics in Telecom Lab3Provides hands-on learning experience with broadband fiber circuits, digital multiplex systems and high-speed transport devices. System configuration and diagnostics are also presented. Prerequisite: TEL 220, 223. Corequisite: TEL 230Loading...
TEL240Telecommunications Management3Telecom management course covers new and emerging technology and implementation in the business environment. Discussion covering technology management and leveraging of telecom assets. Prerequisite: TEL 230, 233. Corequisite: TEL 243Loading...
TEL243Internetworking Lab3Provides hands-on lab experience configuring and troubleshooting networks. Internetworking is the primary focus using various software tools and test equipment to connect and analyze differing networks. Voiceover IP, ATM, xDSL, ISDN and other technologies are used and implemented in the lab setting. Prerequisite: TEL 230, 233. Corequisite: TEL 240Loading...