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ELEX 080 Electronics Orientation

Effective date: January 1997 | Cancellation date: September 2019

This course will provide students with an overview of the facilities and services available at Camosun College. In addition it will contain an introduction to study skills and information on workshops available to them.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0.5
Format
7 lecture hours on one day in the first week of classes
Related programs
Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology Access; Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy and Computer Network Electronics Technician
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

ELEX 100 Customer Service for Technicians

Effective date: September 2013

Upon completion of this course, students will have the essential skills important in delivering relevant customer service in technical areas and will have developed a customer focused approach. Students will know what customer service means to industry and the professional qualities required when establishing effective and professional service for customers.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
1
Format
2 seminar hours per week
Tuition
$119.04 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Computer Network Electronics Technician.

ELEX 101 Co-operative Work Experience 1

Effective date: September 2009

This course gives students an opportunity to apply and extend academic knowledge while employed with qualified co-op employers. This full-time paid work experience is facilitated and monitored by the college.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
5
Format
35 practical work hours per week
Tuition
$552.97 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

  • COM in COOP WEP
  • Students must complete all Year 1 courses, obtain a minimum GPA of 3.0 prior to the first work term and all subsequent work terms, and be fully enrolled in the term preceding the work term.

Restricted course Open to students who have met the Co-operative Education participation requirements.

ELEX 102 Co-operative Work Experience 1

Effective date: September 2009

This course gives students an opportunity to apply and extend academic knowledge while employed with qualified co-op employers. This full-time paid work experience is facilitated and monitored by the college.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
10
Format
35 practical work hours per week
Tuition
$688.79 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

  • COM in COOP WEP
  • Students must complete all Year 1 courses, obtain a minimum GPA of 3.0 prior to the first work term and all subsequent work terms, and be fully enrolled in the term preceding the work term.

Restricted course Open to students who have met the Co-operative Education participation requirements.

ELEX 103 Internship

Effective date: September 2013

Students will apply skills acquired throughout the Computer Network Electronics Technician program in the workplace during a paid work term in industry.  This work experience will introduce students to a typical work environment and allow them to apply many of the Computer Network and Electronics skills that they have learned throughout the program.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
20 practical work hours per week
Related programs
Computer Network Electronics Technician
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

And one of:

ELEX 104 Work Term - 4 month

Effective date: May 2017

Students will apply skills acquired throughout the Computer Network Electronics Technician program in the workplace during a paid work term in industry. This work experience will introduce students to a typical work environment and allow them to apply many of the Computer Network and Electronics skills that they have learned throughout the program.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
420 total practical work hours over 4 months
Related programs
Computer Network Electronics Technician
Tuition
$601.49 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

And one of:

ELEX 121 Renewable Energy Systems

Effective date: September 2008 | Cancellation date: September 2019

This course provides the foundation for the design and analysis of Renewable Energy (RE) Systems including solar, wind, small-scale hydro and fuel cell technologies. Topics covered; energy generation from renewable sources, energy storage systems, power conversion devices, control and protection systems.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

ELEX 122 Shop Skills for Electronics

Effective date: June 2006 | Cancellation date: September 2019

An introduction to shop skills for Electronics Technicians and Technologists. Emphasis is on the safe and correct use of basic hand and power tools used in the electronics industry. Projects and lecture Topics include: sheet and basic metal work, design, maintenance and repair of electronic and assemblies.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0.5
Format
20 lab hours for one week
Related programs
Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

ELEX 124 High Reliability Soldering

Effective date: June 2006 | Cancellation date: September 2019

This course is designed to provide the student with high reliability soldering skills, and non-destructive soldering techniques. This course covers topics from tinning wires to soldering/desoldering of surface mount components. An introduction to ESD protection procedures is also included.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0.5
Format
20 lab hours for one week
Related programs
Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

ELEX 126 Introduction to Electronics 1

Effective date:

This is an introductory course for Access students. It will cover basic circuit analysis theory, an introduction to the many diverse careers available in the networking, electronics and computer engineering industry. Guest speakers and industry tours will form an important part of this course and will be scheduled as available.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
1.5
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$163.08 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology Access.

ELEX 127 Introduction to Electronics 2

Effective date:

This course will introduce students to more electronic components and their use in circuits. It will cover application of various measuring instruments used in electronics. Introductory programming techniques will be investigated. The focus of the course will be on small projects that involve both hardware and software elements.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
4 lecture hours and 3 lab hours per week
Related programs
Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology Access
Tuition
$380.52 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ELEX 130 Computers/CAD for Electronics

Effective date: | Cancellation date: September 2019

This course is intended to provide the student with the basic computing skills that will be used in subsequent electronics courses. Students will develop expertise using DOS, windows, word processing, spreadsheet and selected computer-aided design software. The course also covers some material required for "A+" certification.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
1.5
Format
4 lab hours per week
Related programs
Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology Access and Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

  • C in English 10
  • C in Principles of Math 10

Camosun offers English and Math assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ELEX 131 Engineering Applications in C

Effective date: September 2008 | Cancellation date: September 2019

This course provides an introduction to computer software in the electronics industry. Students are expected to construct software to control a variety of devices. Topics include: software problem specification, algorithm development, C-program development, debugging and testing. Laboratory assignments in this course will emphasize topics from Electronics.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Pre/Corequisites

ELEX 132 Certification Examination Preparation

Effective date: September 2013

This course will give students valuable skills to increase their success in writing industry certifications, and prepare them for the networking, security, and fibre optic exams. The student will be prepared to complete the CCNA, Security+, and CFOT certifications.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
2
Format
3 seminar hours per week
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Computer Network Electronics Technician.

ELEX 133A Network Fundamentals

Effective date: September 2016

Students will cover the following Cisco Networking Academy curriculum: CCNA1. Students will gain industry recognized knowledge and skills in networking fundamentals, terminology, and network models through theory and hands-on practice.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
1 lecture hour, 2 seminar hours and 4 lab hours per week
Tuition
$781.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Computer Network Electronics Technician.

ELEX 133B LAN Switching & Routing

Effective date: January 2017

Students will cover the Cisco Networking Academy curriculum: CCNA2. Students will gain knowledge and skills in LAN switching, Virtual LAN configurations, routing fundamentals, and network security.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
1 lecture hour, 2 seminar hours and 4 lab hours per week
Tuition
$781.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Computer Network Electronics Technician.

ELEX 133C LAN Switching, Wireless & WANS

Effective date: September 2017

Students will cover the Cisco Networking Academy curriculum: CCNA3 and CCNA4. Students will gain knowledge and skills in LAN switching, wireless networking, and wide area networks (WANS).

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
1 lecture hour, 3 seminar hours and 4 lab hours per week
Tuition
$892.80 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Computer Network Electronics Technician.

ELEX 134 Network Fundamentals and Routing

Effective date: September 2013

This course will cover the Cisco Networking Academy curriculum CCNA1 and CCNA2. Students will gain industry recognized knowledge and skills in networking fundamentals and routing through theory and hands-on practice.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
1 lecture hour, 4 seminar hours and 4 lab hours per week
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Computer Network Electronics Technician.

ELEX 135 LAN Switching, Wireless, and WANS

Effective date: September 2013

This course covers the Cisco Networking Academy curriculum CCNA3 and CCNA4. Students will gain knowledge and skills in LAN switching, wireless networking, and wide area networks (WANS).

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
1 lecture hour, 3 seminar hours and 4 lab hours per week
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Computer Network Electronics Technician.

ELEX 136 Infrastructure Cabling

Effective date: September 2017

Students will apply the knowledge gained during the Computer Network Electronics Technician program in this practical course. Students will explore various infrastructure cabling types and termination methods for UTP and fibre optic.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
2
Format
3 lab hours per week
Tuition
$334.80 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Computer Network Electronics Technician.

ELEX 137 Workstation Security

Effective date: September 2017

Students will cover security fundamentals relating to computer workstation, server, and data networking in this course. Students will study threat assessment, cryptography, authentication, user accounts, certificates, encryption, network security, and remote access in this course. Students will be prepared to complete the Security+ certification upon completion of this course.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
1 lecture hour, 2 seminar hours and 2 lab hours per week
Tuition
$558 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Computer Network Electronics Technician.

ELEX 138 PC Workstation Fundamentals

Effective date: September 2013

This course covers topics relating to PC Workstation maintenance, upgrading, and repair. Topics include the fundamentals of PC systems, hardware components such as microprocessors, system boards, memory, disk storage, power supplies, and peripherals including keyboards, pointing devices, displays, printers, application software and operating systems. The student will be prepared to complete the CompTIA A+ certification.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
1 lecture hour, 2 seminar hours and 2 lab hours per week
Tuition
$558 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Computer Network Electronics Technician.

ELEX 139A PC Server Fundamentals

Effective date: January 2017

Students will cover topics relating to PC Server configuration and maintenance in this course. Students will study topics including the roles of network servers, server OS installation and setup, hardware components, network and client configuration, and server role installation and setup. Students will be prepared to complete a Microsoft Server certification upon completion of this course.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
1 lecture hour, 2 seminar hours and 2 lab hours per week
Tuition
$558 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Computer Network Electronics Technician.

ELEX 139B PC Server Advanced

Effective date: September 2017

Students continue to explore PC Server configuration and maintenance. Topics include the roles of network servers, server OS installation and setup, hardware components, network and client configuration, and server role installation and setup. Students will be prepared to write the Microsoft Server and Linux LPI certification upon completion of this course.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
1 lecture hour, 1 seminar hours and 4 lab hours per week
Tuition
$669.60 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Computer Network Electronics Technician.

ELEX 142 Introductory Circuit Analysis

Effective date: September 2008 | Cancellation date: September 2019

This course introduces students to concepts of circuit analysis in passive AC/DC circuits. Topics include: fundamental electrical quantities, series and parallel circuits, network analysis and theorems, resistance, capacitance and inductance. Instruments, instrumentation and trouble-shooting concepts are introduced. Use of complex numbers and phasor diagrams is applied to AC circuits.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
7 lecture hours and 3 lab hours per week
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Pre/Corequisites

All of:

Restricted course Open to students in Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy.

ELEX 143 Electronic Devices 1

Effective date: September 2008 | Cancellation date: September 2019

This course introduces students to discrete semiconductor devices. It covers essential topics from basic semiconductor theory through to the application of diodes, transistors and thyristors. The emphasis of this course is in classic application of these devices. Students receive a thorough foundation upon which to develop skills in electronics.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours and 2.5 lab hours per week
Related programs
Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ELEX 145 DC Circuit Analysis and Devices

Effective date: September 2013

This course covers the fundamentals of DC electronic circuits and introduces semiconductor devices. Topics include electronic circuit characteristics, SI Units, schematic symbols, passive components such as resistors, capacitors and inductors, series and parallel circuits, network theorems, instrumentation and troubleshooting. Semiconductor devices such as diodes, transistors, and FETs are introduced from a DC perspective.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
1 lecture hour, 2 seminar hours and 2 lab hours per week
Tuition
$558 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Computer Network Electronics Technician.

ELEX 146 AC Circuit Analysis and Devices

Effective date: September 2013

This course will cover the fundamentals of AC electronic circuits and evaluate a number of circuits containing both passive and active devices. Topics include the AC analysis of passive components such as resistors, capacitors and inductors, series and parallel AC circuits, network theorems, instrumentation and troubleshooting. Complex numbers and phasor diagrams are used to explain the operation of AC circuits. Semiconductor devices such as diodes, transistors, FETs, op amps, and comparators are further analyzed from an AC perspective.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
1 lecture hour, 2 seminar hours and 3 lab hours per week
Tuition
$669.60 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Computer Network Electronics Technician.

ELEX 149 Electronics for Mechanical 1

Effective date: September 2008

Students will be introduced to basic electrical theory, practice and devices. Topics include: resistance, capacitance, inductance, D.C. and A.C. circuit analysis, batteries, an introduction to electro-mechanical control devices, and an introduction to semi-conductor electronic components.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 3 lab hours per week
Related programs
Mechanical Engineering Technology
Tuition
$326.16 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

ELEX 150 Data Transmission

Effective date: September 2013

This course provides an overview of analog and data communication systems. Topics include signal analysis, frequency generation, analog and digital modulation techniques, data transmission lines, antenna characteristics, and wireless communications methods.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
1 lecture hour, 2 seminar hours and 2 lab hours per week
Tuition
$558 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Computer Network Electronics Technician.

ELEX 160 Digital Logic and Microprocessors

Effective date: September 2016

Students will be introduced to digital logic systems, microprocessor fundamentals and computer programming. Topics include the construction and troubleshooting of combinatorial and sequential logic circuits, an overview of various microprocessor and microcontroller systems, an introduction to assembly and C programming, and the construction of a microcontroller-based project. An introduction to shop skills with an emphasis on shop safety, correct hand and power tool usage, and basic metal work is also covered.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
1 lecture hour, 3 seminar hours and 2 lab hours per week
Tuition
$669.60 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Computer Network Electronics Technician.

ELEX 161 Digital Techniques 1

Effective date: September 2013 | Cancellation date: September 2019

This course provides an introduction to the world of digital technology. It covers basic digital concepts and design of combinatorial and sequential digital circuits.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Pre/Corequisites

ELEX 162 Digital Techniques 2

Effective date: June 2002 | Cancellation date: September 2019

This course is a continuation of ELEX 161. Topics include: implementation of digital circuitry using PLDs and FPGAs. Students will use state machines to achieve this implementation.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 2.5 hours per week
Related programs
Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ELEX 163 Introduction to Home and Industrial Automation

Effective date: September 2017

Students will be provided with an overview of home automation and industrial control. Students will student topics including home automation control devices and software, home area networking, programmable logic controllers, industry standards and safety practices.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
1 lecture hour, 1 seminar hour and 2 lab hours per week
Tuition
$446.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Computer Network Electronics Technician.

ELEX 166 Microprocessor Systems

Effective date:

This course introduces microprocessor hardware and software to Electronics Technician students. Assembly language and the architecture of one microprocessor are explored. Students completing the course will be able to troubleshoot simple interfaces and write small programs to exercise I/O.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 3 lab hours per week
Related programs
Network and Electronics Technician
Tuition
$326.16 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ELEX 167 Embedded Systems 1

Effective date: April 2011 | Cancellation date: September 2019

Microcontroller hardware, programming and interfacing are introduced. Students will program in both assembler and "C" programming languages and will learn simulation and code development techniques in an embedded environment. Applications include interfacing to keypads and LCDs and other hardware.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 2.5 lab hours per week
Related programs
Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Pre/Corequisites

ELEX 190 Technician Project 1

Effective date: September 2013

This course is the first of three courses in which students create a project from beginning to end. Topics include high reliability soldering, schematic capture, part sourcing, project management techniques, and project reporting.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
5 seminar hours per week
Tuition
$558 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Corequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Computer Network Electronics Technician.

ELEX 191 Technician Project 2

Effective date: September 2013

This course is a continuation of Technician Project 1. The student will construct a project as defined from a requirement specification. Skills practiced include component layout and construction, programming, project testing and troubleshooting, and documentation.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 seminar hours per week
Related programs
Computer Network Electronics Technician
Tuition
$334.80 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

ELEX 192 Technician Project 3

Effective date: September 2013

This course is a continuation of Technician Project 2. The student will continue the project development through testing and troubleshooting their project based on previously defined design criteria. Project assurance testing and financial project reporting will complete the project life-cycle process. An overview of ethics in technology will also be covered.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
1
Format
2 seminar hours per week
Related programs
Computer Network Electronics Technician
Tuition
$119.04 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ELEX 201 Co-operative Work Experience 2

Effective date: August 2007

This course gives students an opportunity to apply and extend academic knowledge while employed with qualified co-op employers. This full-time paid work experience is facilitated and monitored by the college.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
10
Format
35 practical work hours per week
Tuition
$688.79 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

And:

  • Completion of Academic Terms 4 and 5 with a minimum GPA of 3.0

ELEX 202 Co-operative Work Experience 2

Effective date: August 2007

This course gives students an opportunity to apply and extend academic knowledge while employed with qualified co-op employers. This full-time paid work experience is facilitated and monitored by the college.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
5
Format
35 practical work hours per week
Tuition
$552.97 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

And:

  • Completion of Academic Terms 4 and 5 with a minimum GPA of 3.0

ELEX 203 Co-operative Work Experience 3

Effective date: August 2007

This course gives students an opportunity to apply and extend academic knowledge while employed with qualified co-op employers. This full-time paid work experience is facilitated and monitored by the college.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
5
Format
35 practical work hours per week
Tuition
$552.97 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

ELEX 204 Work Term (optional) - 4 month

Effective date: January 2018

Students will apply skills acquired throughout the Computer Network Electronics Technician program in the workplace during a paid work term in industry. This work experience will introduce students to a typical work environment and allow them to apply many of the Computer Network and Electronics skills that they have learned throughout the program.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
420 total hours
Tuition
$601.49 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

And one of:

ELEX 214 Electrical Properties of Material

Effective date: January 2010

Topics include: materials for engineering, atomic bonding, crystal structure, metals, semiconductors, insulators, electronic conduction in solids, and environmental degradation of materials.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
1
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$108.72 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Engineering Bridge.

ELEX 216 Signal and Systems Analysis

Effective date: January 2010

This course is an introduction to the analysis of signals and systems using complex functions, the complex Fourier series and the Fourier Transform.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0.5
Format
4 lecture hours per week for 4 weeks
Tuition
$90.60 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Engineering Bridge.

ELEX 231 Engineering Interfacing in C++

Effective date: June 2002 | Cancellation date: September 2019

This course introduces the student to Object Oriented Design techniques using C++. Emphasis is placed on the development of Graphical User Interfaces and on the hardware/software interface to electronics applications. The student is also introduced to the engineering project life-cycle; from specification and design through to production and maintenance.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 2.5 lab hours per week
Related programs
Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ELEX 235 Computer Engineering

Effective date: April 2012 | Cancellation date: September 2019

This course introduces students to the Linux operating system. The kernel and file systems are compiled from source and used to control a robot. Multitasking and RTOS topics are covered as well as USB interfacing of host and client.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 3 lab hours per week
Related programs
Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

ELEX 236 Discrete Structures in Engineering

Effective date: September 2012

Students will study the use of recurrence relations and generating functions in engineering problems, as well as engineering modeling with graphs, graph representation and traversal techniques, and their computational complexity. Use of branch-and-bound, divide-and-conquer, greedy, network flow, dynamic programming, approximation, and heuristic combinatorial algorithms in electrical and computer engineering applications will be covered.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Engineering Bridge
Tuition
$357.12 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

ELEX 240 Electronic Devices 2

Effective date: January 2012 | Cancellation date: September 2019

This course is a continuation of ELEX 143. The focus is on linear integrated circuit applications using operational amplifiers. The objective of the course is to provide the student with both a theoretical and practical foundation in the analysis, design and implementation of Op Amp linear circuits.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours and 2.5 lab hours per week
Related programs
Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

ELEX 241 Fundamentals of Control

Effective date: September 2008 | Cancellation date: September 2019

This course will cover open and closed loop systems, time and frequency domains, transient and steady state response, control of discrete and continuous processes, PID controller design, bode plots, stability, gain and phase margins, fuzzy control, adaptive control.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 2.5 lab hours per week
Related programs
Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ELEX 242 Power Electronics

Effective date: September 2008 | Cancellation date: September 2019

This course introduces power electronic devices such as triacs, thyristors, GTOs, etc. Applications of these devices are studied in areas such as power supplies, DC and AC drive systems, power control and micro­processor controlled equipment.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 2.5 lab hours per week
Related programs
Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ELEX 244 Electronic Devices 3

Effective date: November 2002 | Cancellation date: September 2019

An introduction to the applications of linear integrated circuits. Emphasis is placed on operational amplifiers. Data sheet interpretation and practical considerations are stressed in the selection of devices and implementation of circuits. The use of these devices in large systems is discussed.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 2.5 lab hours per week
Related programs
Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ELEX 248 Electronics for Mechanical 2

Effective date: December 2002

This is a continuation of ELEX 149 and provides an overview of electronic components and their use in amplifiers, power supplies, filters and control systems including three phase A.C. motors and generators. Electronic components and circuits will be studied in both the theory and lab portions of the course.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
2
Format
2 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
Mechanical Engineering Technology
Tuition
$217.44 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ELEX 250 Communications Systems 1

Effective date: June 2003 | Cancellation date: September 2019

This course provides an overview of communications systems as used for voice and data communications. Topics include: signal analysis, frequency generation, an introduction to AM, FM modulation techniques. Lab exercises make extensive use of RF test equipment.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 2.5 lab hours per week
Related programs
Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

ELEX 250E Linear Circuits 1

Effective date: January 2010

This course will provide students with knowledge of fundamental circuit analysis and fundamental theorems such as superposition, Thevenin, Norton and maximum power transfer. First and second order systems will be studied as well as opamps. The students will be exposed to AC current analysis, power, transformers and three phase circuits.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
4 lecture hours and 3 lab hours per week
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Engineering Bridge.

ELEX 251 Communications Systems 2

Effective date: June 2003 | Cancellation date: September 2019

This course is a continuation of ELEX 250. It covers single-sideband systems, angle modulation communication systems, and transmission line theory. Other topics include: wave propagation, antennas, and the introduction of the Smith Chart.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 2.5 lab hours per week
Related programs
Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ELEX 252 Communications Systems 3

Effective date: April 2012 | Cancellation date: September 2019

This course is a continuation of ELEX 250 and ELEX 251 and investigates RF techniques for transmission of digital and analogue signals. Topics will include wireless, digital radio, communication codes, asynchronous/synchronous transmission and error detection, multiplexing and modulation techniques.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 2.5 lab hours per week
Related programs
Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

ELEX 267 Embedded Systems 2

Effective date: September 2011 | Cancellation date: September 2019

This course introduces students to embedded networking. Topics include local area networks and internet working. Students will configure hardware and network resources required to create functional embedded devices on a LAN. The OSI model will be used extensively to discuss the various concepts such as IP addressing and TCP/IP.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 2.5 lab hours per week
Related programs
Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

ELEX 268 Embedded Systems 3

Effective date: September 2011 | Cancellation date: September 2019

This course introduces students to the ARM family, prevalent in embedded systems such as mobile phones and other hand-held devices. Students will develop familiarity with the ARM processor and will be able to implement projects using a software tool suite.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 2.5 lab hours per week
Related programs
Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ELEX 283 Data Acquisition Systems

Effective date: January 2012 | Cancellation date: September 2019

This course involves a comprehensive study of Data Acquisition Systems. Topics include: sampling theory, aliasing, time and frequency domains representation, sample/hold techniques, quantization errors, noise, multiplexers, analog-to-digital and digital-to-analog converters, anti-aliasing and recovery filter design. The design, construction and testing of a small data acquisition system supplements the theoretical component.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
3 lecture hours and 2.5 lab hours per week
Related programs
Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Pre/Corequisites

ELEX 284 System Dynamics

Effective date: May 2011 | Cancellation date: September 2019

This course is intended to familiarize the student with the techniques of signal and system analysis. The major topics include: differential equations for circuit analysis, Laplace transforms for system analysis, Fourier series for periodic sources, and Fourier transforms for analysis of signal spectra and system frequency response.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours and 1 seminar hour per week
Related programs
Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

ELEX 285 Digital Signal Processing

Effective date: June 2003 | Cancellation date: September 2019

This course provides an introduction to digital signal processing. Topics include: digital signals, filtering by difference equations and convolution, z transforms, frequency responses, spectra, the design of FIR and IIR Filters, discrete Fourier transforms and fast Fourier transforms, DSP hardware and applications.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 2.5 lab hours per week
Related programs
Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ELEX 290 Applied Research Project

Effective date: September 2010 | Cancellation date: September 2019

This is a project-based course designed to simulate the workplace. Students will work in groups, possibly with clients, to develop both hardware and software that will meet the project specifications. Project management theory, environmental impact and ethics will be discussed.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
6
Format
1 lecture hour and 8 lab hours per week
Related programs
Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology - Renewable Energy
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

  • Successful completion of program's previous academic terms with a minimum C grade in all courses
  • Be eligible to graduate in the term in which ELEX 290 is taken.

Corequisites

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