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ETS 322. Communication Technology

Credits: 3
Department: Environmental & Technological Studies
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
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Compare and contrast electronic, acoustic, photonic, and magnetic mediums of communication.
2. Produce a comprehensive communication analysis of a chosen workplace.
3. Select appropriate communications technologies to enhance workplace efficiency.
4. Describe the communications related concepts of wavelength and frequency.
5. Compare and contrast signal coding methods (AM, FM, PCM).
6. Select appropriate data storage systems for secure archiving.
7. Demonstrate principles and operation of sound recording mechanisms.

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