Mechantronics Technology Micro Electromechanical Systems MEMS One Year Technical Certificate

Mechatronics Technology: Micro-Electromechanical Systems (MEMS)

One-Year Technical Certificate - Curriculum Code 6510

The Micro-Electromechanical Systems (MEMS) One-Year Technical Certificate is structured to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to work as an entry-level technician. Training is provided in the fundmanetal concepts of micro-electromechanical systems and how these devices are designed and fabricated. The student will learn and apply principles in actual cleanroom activities. The program will utilize state-of-the-art laboratory facilities containing equipment for testing, troubleshooting, calibrating, analyzing and designing electronic and MEMS systems. Every course in the One-Year Technical Certificate can be applied to the two year Associate of Applied Science degree in the MEMS Major of the Mechatronics Program. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College's University Partnership.

Fall Semester (First Year)
ELCT 111 Electrical Circuits I 3
ELCT 115  Fabrication Processes for Electronics 2
MEMS 122  Introduction to Micro-Electromechanical Systems (MEMS) 4
MTHM 121 Technical Mathematics > 4
SDEV 101 College 101 ^ 1
TECN 111 Technical Problem Solving 3
     
Spring Semester (First Year)
AETC 192 Introduction to Personal Fabrication 1
CADD 111 Introduction to CAD * 2
CADD 216 Introduction to 3D Modeling and Printing 

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ELCT 121 Digital Electronics > 4
ENGL 161 College Composition I 3
MEMS 132 MEMS Packaging>  3
Arts and Humanities Elective ** OR 3
Social Sciences Elective ***

Total Credit Hours: 34



1. > Indicates that this course has a prerequisite.

2. OR Indicates that a studetn may select either course, which may or may not have an effect on the total credit hours.

3. * Indicates that this course requires a prerequisite or may be taken concurrently.
4. ** Course selected from the following list: ARTS 243, 244, 245, 246, 254; ENGL 251, 252, 253, 254, 255, 257, 259, 261, 262, 265, 266, 269; HUMS 151, 161, 261, 262, 271, 274; MUSC 262; PHLY 165, 262; RELG 181, 261, 262; THTR 151.
5. *** Course selected from the following list: HSTR 151, 152, 161, 162, 171, 252, 267; PLSC 156; PSYH 151; SOCY 151. 
6. ^ A student must register for the orientation course when enrolling for more than six credit hours per semester or any course that would result in an accumulation of 13 more credit hours.

Established    February 2013
Revised         November 2013
Effective        January 2014

 

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