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DEGREES AND CERTIFICATES


Associate in Science Degree

To receive an Associate in Science degree from El Camino College, a student must complete at least 60 units in degree applicable college courses which must include general education requirements and course work in an approved transfer major or associate degree program. Course work toward the degree must be completed with a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.00 or higher. A minimum of 12 of the required 60 degree applicable units must be successfully completed at El Camino College. A notation of “Graduation with Honors” is earned with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher. Students must file an intent to graduate in the evaluations area located in the Admissions Office by the deadline date published in the schedule of classes.

Major Requirements:
At least 50% of the major requirements for the Associate in Science Degree must be completed at El Camino College.

Computer Technology Option:

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 11 Introduction to Electronics

(3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 22 Basic Electronic Fabrication

(3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 110 Introduction to Direct and Alternating Current Circuits

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 130 Digital Systems and Computer Logic I

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 131 Digital Systems and Computer Logic II

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 140 Computer Systems and Hardware Technologies I

 (4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 142 Computer Systems and Hardware Technologies II

 (4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 144 A+ Certification Preparation for Computer Hardware Systems

 (4 units)


2 courses from the following:

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 95abcd* Cooperative Career Education

(2-4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 191 Introduction to Microprocessors and Interfacing

(3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 194 Networking and Telecommunications Cabling

 (3 units)

Computer Information Systems 13 Introduction to Computers

 (3 units)

Computer Information Systems 40 Microcomputer Operations

 (3 units


* One semester of

Total Units 32-34


Electronics Technology Option:

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 11 Introduction to Electronics

(3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 22 Basic Electronic Fabrication

(3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 110 Introduction to Direct and Alternating Current Circuits

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 112 Advanced Direct and Alternating Current Circuits

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 120 Semiconductor Circuits I

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 122 Semiconductor Circuits II

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 124 Operational Amplifiers and Linear Integrated Circuits

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 130 Digital Systems and Computer Logic I

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 131 Digital Systems and Computer Logic II

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 140 Computer Systems and Hardware Technologies I

 (4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 190 Analog and Digital Systems Analysis and Troubleshooting

 (4 units)


1 course from the following:

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 95abcd* Cooperative Career Education

(2-4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 142 Computer Systems and Hardware Technologies II

(4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 144 A+ Certification Preparation for Computer Hardware Systems

 (4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 150 Electronic Communications I

 (4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 152 Electronic Communications II

 (2 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 191 Introduction to Microprocessors and Interfacing

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 192 Robotics and Machine Control

 (4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 193 Preparation for the Federal Communication
Commission (FCC) General Radio-Telephone Operator's License (GROL)

 (4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 194 Network and Telecommunications Cabling

 (3 units)


* One semester of

Total Units 37-39


Certificate of Achievement

El Camino College offers a variety of certificate programs. A Certificate of Achievement is recorded on a student's transcript. A Certificate of Accomplishment is not recorded on the transcript. Each of the programs requires completion of courses in a particular field. Unlike degree programs, courses outside the field are not generally required.

A Certificate of Achievement is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 2.0 grade point average.
A Certificate of Achievement with Honors is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 3.0 grade point average.
A Certificate of Achievement with High Honors is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 3.5 grade point average or above.

A Certificate of Achievement will be granted upon completion of the courses in one of the following options: Communications Equipment Technician, Computer Hardware Electronics Technician, Electronics Engineering Technician, or Industrial Computer Control Technician. At least 50% of the courses for the Certificate of Achievement must be completed at El Camino College.

Communications Equipment Technician Option:

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 11 Introduction to Electronics

(3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 22 Basic Electronic Fabrication

(3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 110 Introduction to Direct and Alternating Current Circuits

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 120 Semiconductor Circuits I

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 124 Operational Amplifiers and Linear Integrated Circuits

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 150 Electronic Communications I

 (4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 152 Electronic Communications II

 (2 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 193 Preparation for the Federal Communication
Commission (FCC) General Radio-Telephone Operator's License (GROL)

 (4 units)

1 course from the following:

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 95abcd* Cooperative Career Education

(2-4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 140 Computer Systems and Hardware Technologies I

(4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 190 Analog and Digital Systems Analysis and Troubleshooting

 (4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 191 Introduction to Microprocessors and Interfacing

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 194 Network and Telecommunications Cabling

 (3 units)

Computer Information Systems 13 Introduction to Computers

 (3 units


* One semester of

Total Units 27-29

Computer Hardware Electronics Technician Option:

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 11 Introduction to Electronics

(3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 22 Basic Electronic Fabrication

(3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 110 Introduction to Direct and Alternating Current Circuits

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 130 Digital Systems and Computer Logic I

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 140 Computer Systems and Hardware Technologies I

 (4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 142 Computer Systems and Hardware Technologies II

 (4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 144 A+ Certification Preparation for Computer Hardware Systems

 (4 units)


2 courses from the following:

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 95abcd* Cooperative Career Education

(2-4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 131 Digital Systems and Computer Logic II

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 191 Introduction to Microprocessors and Interfacing

(3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 194 Networking and Telecommunications Cabling

 (3 units)

Computer Information Systems 13 Introduction to Computers

 (3 units)

Computer Information Systems 40 Microcomputer Operations

 (3 units


* One semester of

Total Units 29-31


Electronics Engineering Technician Option:

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 11 Introduction to Electronics

(3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 22 Basic Electronic Fabrication

(3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 110 Introduction to Direct and Alternating Current Circuits

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 120 Semiconductor Circuits I

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 124 Operational Amplifiers and Linear Integrated Circuits

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 130 Digital Systems and Computer Logic I

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 140 Computer Systems and Hardware Technologies I

 (4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 190 Analog and Digital Systems Analysis and Troubleshooting

 (4 units)

 

2 course from the following:

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 95abcd* Cooperative Career Education

(2-4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 142 Computer Systems and Hardware Technologies II

(4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 144 A+ Certification Preparation for Computer Hardware Systems

 (4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 150 Electronic Communications I

 (4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 152 Electronic Communications II

 (2 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 191 Introduction to Microprocessors and Interfacing

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 192 Robotics and Machine Control

 (4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 193 Preparation for the Federal Communication
Commission (FCC) General Radio-Telephone Operator's License (GROL)

 (4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 194 Network and Telecommunications Cabling

 (3 units)


* One semester of

Total Units 30-34


Industrial Computer Control Technician Option:

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 11 Introduction to Electronics

(3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 22 Basic Electronic Fabrication

(3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 110 Introduction to Direct and Alternating Current Circuits

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 120 Semiconductor Circuits I

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 124 Operational Amplifiers and Linear Integrated Circuits

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 130 Digital Systems and Computer Logic I

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 140 Computer Systems and Hardware Technologies I

 (4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 190 Analog and Digital Systems Analysis and Troubleshooting

 (4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 191 Introduction to Microprocessors and Interfacing

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 192 Robotics and Machine Control

 (4 units)

Machine Tool Technology 10A Introduction to CAD/CAM

 (3 units)

 

1 course from the following:

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 95abcd* Cooperative Career Education

(2-4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 131 Digital Systems and Computer Logic II

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 142 Computer Systems and Hardware Technologies II

(4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 190 Analog and Digital Systems Analysis and Troubleshooting

 (4 units)


* One semester of

Total Units 34-36


Certificate of Accomplishment

A Certificate of Accomplishment will be granted upon the completion of the courses in one of the following options: Computer Hardware Technician, Electronics Technician, or Powerline Industry Readiness. At least 50% of the courses required for the Certificate of Accomplishment must be completed at El Camino College.


Computer Hardware Technician Option:

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 130 Digital Systems and Computer Logic I

(3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 140 Computer Systems and Hardware Technologies I

 (4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 142 Computer Systems and Hardware Technologies II

 (4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 144 A+ Certification Preparation for Computer Hardware Systems

 (4 units)


Total Units 15


Electronics Technician Option:

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 11 Introduction to Electronics

(3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 22 Basic Electronic Fabrication

(3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 110 Introduction to Direct and Alternating Current Circuits

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 120 Semiconductor Circuits I

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 140 Computer Systems and Hardware Technologies I

 (4 units)


Total Units 16


Powerline Industry Readiness Option:

Construction Technology 172 Residential Electrical Wiring

(4 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 62 Introduction to the Electrical Power Industry

(2 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 64 Electrical Power Industry Safety

 (2 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 68 Electric Power Transmission and Distribution Systems

 (3 units)

Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology 110 Introduction to Direct and Alternating Current Circuits

 (3 units)


Total Units 14

 

 Last Published 2/3/14