Mobile Electronics Technician - ME61

Offered at the Following Campus

  • High Schools

Program Overview

The Mobile Electronics Technician Technical Certificate of Credit is designed to provide students with short term training to prepare them for entry employment in the field of car audio systems installation. Topics include direct and alternating current principles, soldering techniques, and system installation procedures.

*This program is generally reserved for local area high schools only.

Entrance Requirements

*Submit a completed application and application fee;    
 
*Be at least 16 years of age;   
  
*Submit official high school transcript or GED transcript; 
    
*Submit official college transcripts, if applicable;      

*Present acceptable SAT or ACT scores taken within the last 60 months, or acceptable COMPASS or ASSET scores taken within the last 60 months. Documentation on a college transcript of successful completion of appropriate courses from a regionally accredited college or university may be accepted in lieu of test scores.

Course Overview

Credit Hours
Occupational Courses (13 hours)
3

Prereqs: None

Coreqs: None

Introduces the theory and application of varying sine wave voltages and current. Topics include: magnetism, AC wave generation, AC test equipment, inductance, capacitance, and basic transformers.
1

Prereqs: Provisional Admission

Coreqs: None

Develops the ability to solder and desolder connectors, components, and printed circuit boards using industry standards. Topics include: safety practices, soldering, desoldering, anti-static grounding, and surface mount techniques.

Prereqs: None

Coreqs: None

Provides the fundamental concepts for the installation of automotive audio and video systems. Topics include: charging and electrical systems, automotive wiring harnesses, basic audio systems, advanced audio systems, and mobile video systems.
Choose One of the Following: (3 hours)
IDFC
1011
3

Prereqs: None

Coreqs: None

Introduces direct current (DC) concepts and applications. Topics include: electrical principles and laws; batteries; DC test equipment; series, parallel, and simple combination circuits; and laboratory procedures and safety practices.
3

Prereqs: None

Coreqs: None

This course introduces alternating current theory and application of varying sine wave voltages and current, and the physical characteristics and applications of solid state devices. Topics include, but are not limited to, electrical laws and principles, magnetism, and inductance and capacitance.
Choose One of the Following: (3 hours)

Prereqs: None

Coreqs: None

Introduces the theory and application of varying sine wave voltages and current. Topics include: magnetism, AC wave generation, AC test equipment, inductance, capacitance, and basic transformers.
3

Prereqs: None

Coreqs: None

Introduces the theory and application of varying sine wave voltages and current. Topics include: magnetism, AC wave generation, AC test equipment, inductance, capacitance, and basic transformers.
3

Prereqs: None

Coreqs: None

This course introduces alternating current concepts, theory, and application of varying sine wave voltages and current, and the physical characteristics and applications of solid state devices. Topics include, but are not limited to, electrical laws and principles, magnetism, inductance and capacitance.

 

Related Program Options:

Telecommunications and Security Technology Degree
Telecommunications and Security Technology Diploma
Broadband Installation Specialist
Cable Installation Specialist

  

Contact Us

Northern Region
Andrea Fletcher

High School Services Coordinator
Office: Room 628C
Phone: (229) 468-2049
Email:
Campus: Ben Hill-Irwin Campus, High Schools

Southern Region
Stacey Prescott

High School Services Coordinator
Office: Berrien Hall, Room 312
Phone: (229) 259-5180
Email:
Campus: Valdosta Campus, High Schools

Brooke Jaramillo

Director of Recruitment
Office: Berrien Hall, Room 316
Phone: (229) 333-2100 ext. 6163
Email:
Campus: Valdosta Campus, High Schools