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ETS 100. Competency Exams

Credits: 1-20 View Details
Description: Demonstrated competencies in various curricula of vocational-technical education. Total of five examinations possible. Exams 1-4, 5 credits. Exam 5, 0-20 credits.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


ETS 115. Engineering Communication

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Graphic solutions to engineering problems. CAD and technical writing. Free-hand sketching, lettering, scaling. Drafting considerations that pertain to the areas of engineering, surveying, and architecture.
Semester Offered: Fall


ETS 130. General Woodworking

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: History, development, and current role of our forest resource. Tools, machines, and processes involved in working with wood.
Semester Offered: Spring


ETS 134. Introduction to Construction Technology

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Light and heavy structures, custom and factory construction. Residential construction procedures. Alternative and sustainable building practices to conserve energy and materials.
Semester Offered: Spring


ETS 153. Integrating Technology into STEM Curriculum

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Techniques for STEM teachers. National standards in mathematics, science, and technology. Solving everyday problems.
Semester Offered: Fall


ETS 154. Vocational Teaching Internship

Credits: 4 View Details
Description:
Semester Offered: DEMAND


ETS 156. Introduction to Environmental and Technological Studies

Credits: 1 View Details
Description: Career opportunities, program requirements and expectations for students in Environmental and Technological Studies.
Semester Offered: Fall| Spring


ETS 157. Computers in Industry

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Survey of computer applications, present and future impact on industry and society; introduction to computer hardware and software with emphasis on characteristics and limitations of modern computer systems.
Semester Offered: Fall| Spring| Summer


ETS 182. Technological Change and Sustainable Society

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Positive and negative effects of technology on social institutions and the environment. Sustainable solutions and practices.
Semester Offered: Fall| Spring
Goal Area: GOAL AREA 5: HISTORY AND THE SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES| GOAL AREA 8: GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES


ETS 183. Technology and Third World Development (Diversity)

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Developing technology in the third world, including its application, adaptation, and impacts on social and economic structures.
Semester Offered: Fall| Spring
Goal Area: GOAL AREA 5: HISTORY AND THE SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES| GOAL AREA 8: GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES


ETS 185. Energy Resources and Issues

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Energy production, consumption/utilization, technologies, politics, and environmental impacts.
Semester Offered: Fall| Spring
Goal Area: GOAL AREA 8: GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES| GOAL AREA 10: ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES


ETS 186. Introduction to Aerospace Technology

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Aerospace technology and the supporting systems from its history to the future.
Semester Offered: Fall| Spring


ETS 253. Technology Education Curriculum

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Technology education, history, and philosophy, selection of content, curriculum development, developing classroom activities, and professionalism in technology education.
Semester Offered: Fall


ETS 260. Introduction to Environmental Studies

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Past, present and future human environments. Environmental concerns.
Semester Offered: Fall| Spring
Goal Area: GOAL AREA 10: ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES


ETS 262. Environmental Instrumentation

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Study of common laboratory instruments to monitor air, water and soil quality.
Prerequisites: CHEM 160 or CHEM 210, ETS 260
Semester Offered: Fall| Spring


ETS 270. Electronics Technology

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Electrical and electronic practices. Basic theories, production and generation, conductors, semiconductors, insulators, resistance, capacitance, inductance, direct and alternating current circuit theory.
Semester Offered: Fall| Spring


ETS 310. Management for Technologists, Scientists, and Engineers

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Management theories, concepts, principles, functions, and processes related to applied science, engineering, and technological systems.
Semester Offered: Fall| Spring


ETS 312. Computer-Aided Design

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Three-dimensional graphic design representations, engineering drawings, cutter path data for numerically controlled machine tools.
Prerequisites: ETS 115, ETS 117, ETS 311
Semester Offered: Spring


ETS 314. Industrial Design

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Product design principles; structural; aesthetic; and intellectual property considerations; and product function. Graphic illustration and model development and prototyping.
Prerequisites: ETS 115
Semester Offered: Spring


ETS 322. Communication Technology

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Methods of communication including: foundations, current practices, and trends. Acoustic, electramagnetic, optical systems for origination, transmission, reception, and storage of information.
Semester Offered: Fall| Spring


ETS 325. Commercial Graphics

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Computer-based systems for design of, and proofing for commercial production of, illustrations, logos, diagrams, and instruction manuals. Digital color separation, prepress activities, platemaking, and offset printing techniques.
Semester Offered: Fall


ETS 330. Construction Design and Processes

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Designing and manufacture of construction products; maintaining and using construction equipment.
Prerequisites: ETS 130
Semester Offered: Fall| Spring


ETS 335. Electrical and Mechanical Systems in Residential Construction

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Electrical plumbing, and climate control systems in residential construction.
Semester Offered: Fall


ETS 336. Residential Construction

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Major components of residential construction.
Semester Offered: Spring


ETS 343. Computer Integrated Manufacturing

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Computer aided numeric control, process planning and control, and group process technology.
Prerequisites: ETS 274
Semester Offered: Spring


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