2015-2016 Academic Catalog 
    Mar 23, 2023  
2015-2016 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Engineering Technology - Basic Electronics Certificate

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Program Description This certificate is awarded after satisfactory completion of the first year requirement of the Associate of Technical Arts Degree in Robotics and Electronic Technology . It signifies that the holder has been trained in basic electronics skills and has been introduced to more advanced topics such as digital electronics and microprocessor systems. This certificate requires successful completion of a minimum of 33 credits as outlined. 

Advising Note This program requirement sheet is not a substitute for meeting with an academic advisor. Meeting the requirements to graduate with an Edmonds CC certificate or degree is ultimately the responsibility of the student.

Program Requirements (minimum 33 credits)


  1. Build a circuit from a schematic diagram.
  2. Use electronic test equipment to test and troubleshoot circuits.
  3. Solve basic electronics math problems.
  4. Apply industry standard methods to the replacement of parts on a circuit board.
  5. Collect and record data and write a conclusion from the data.

Program Notes

The program code for this certificate is 630G. For financial aid, advising, and other reasons, students should work with their advisor to ensure that this code is properly recorded on their academic record.

The advisor for this program is: Kay Latimer | klatimer@edcc.edu | 425.640.1136

Department websites: Engineering Technology| www.edcc.edu/stem/etec

Certificate General Information

Credit/Grade Requirements A minimum of 30 credits or one-third of the required college-level (100-level or above) credits, whichever is less, must be earned at Edmonds CC. Students are required to maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.0 in all college-level courses.

Program of Study Outcomes Student achievement is assessed in the general and program specific outcomes via the courses and course objectives that align with those outcomes. More information about program outcomes and course objectives can be found on the Using Program Requirement Sheets  page.

Students Are Advised To:

  • Plan their schedule several quarters in advance in order to accommodate courses that are offered only once or twice a year;
  • Review the college catalog for required course prerequisites and include these in schedule planning; and
  • Communicate with an academic advisor and/or a faculty advisor.

Graduation Application A completed Graduation Application form must be submitted online by the 10th day of the quarter in which the student expects to graduate. Note: Applications for summer quarter are due by the 8th day of the quarter.

Common Course Numbering Please refer to www.edcc.edu/ccn for more information.

College Resources

Gainful Employment Information may be available for this program.



Dean's Signature and Date Advisor's Signature and Date
Eff: summer 2015  

Internal Coding

EPC - 630G
TC - 33
CIP - 150303
Last revised - yyyy/mm/dd

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