Electronic Information Systems (470F)

Southern State Engineering

Nature of Profession

Engineering technicians work in various engineering and manufacturing companies using the principles and theories of engineering, mathematics and science. They may prepare specifications for materials, test for quality control, study ways to improve manufacturing efficiency, supervise production workers, work as field representatives, install and repair technical equipment or write repair and operation manuals. This major includes preparation for installation and maintenance of computer systems and networks.

Related Job Titles

Job titles relating to the field include instrumentation calibration and repair technician, research and test technician, sales technician and technical writer.

Courses

First Semester

Course # Course Title Credits
ENDS 1100 Introduction to Engineering Technology 2
ENGL 1101 English Composition I 3
PHYS 1117 Applied Physics I (Mechanics) 3
MATH 1120 Technical Mathematics 3
CSCI 1150 Operating Systems 3
EENG 1105 DC Circuits & Devices 3

Second Semester

Course # Course Title Credits
PSYC 1110 Principles of Psychology 3
ENDS 2270 Computer Applicatios in Engineering II 3
PHYS 1115 Applied Physics II (Heat, Light & Sound) 3
EENG 2205 Digital Electronics 3
EENG 1115 AC Circuits & Devices 3

Third Semester

Course # Course Title Credits
CSCI 2235 Network Management & Administration 4
ENDS 1142 Engineering Drawing II 3
EENG 2254 Computer Architecture & Design 4
CSCI 2246 PC Troubleshooting & Repair 3
EENG 2215 Analog Circuits & Devices 3

Fourth Semester

Course # Course Title Credits
EENG 2255 Digital Communications 3
EENG 2299 Research Project 3
COMM 1115 Fundamentals of Effective Speech 3
– – – – – – General Elective 3
ENGL 2205 Technical Report Writing 3
Program Total: 64

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