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Laser and Fiber Optic Technology
Program Coordinator: Judith Donnelly - 860-215-9423
This Laser and Fiber Optic Technology Certificate is designed for
mechanical, manufacturing, and electronic technicians and engineers
who require knowledge of optics/photonics principles for current or
future employment. Some of the courses may be delivered by distance
learning over the Internet. The courses in the certificateand may be used to fulfill electives in the A.A.S. in
General Engineering Technology. The prerequisite for this
certificate is a placement score into ENG* K101, completion of ENG*
K096 with "C#" or better, or an earned associate degree or
Students may complete this certificate by completing the courses that are listed below.
English Competency Requirement met by ____________________________
LASER AND FIBER OPTIC TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATE CURRICULUM
|Course ID||Title of Course||Credits|
|MFG* K102/103°||Manufaturing Process and Lab||4|
|MFG* K118/K119°||Computer-Controlled Laser Materials Processing and Lab||4|
|PHO* K101||Introduction to Light and Lasers||3|
|PHO* K241/K242°||Introduction to Laser Technology and Lab||4|
|TCN* K105||Laser and Lab Safety||1|
Course has a prerequisite. Students should
check course description.
The English Competency Requirement is met by placement into ENG* K101, or transfer credit, or completion of ENG* K096 with a "C#" grade or better.
Laser and Fiber Optic Technology,
Upon successful completion of all program requirements, graduates will be able to:
specify and operate optical test instrumentation, for example, optical spectrum analyzers and laser beam profilers.
align, maintain and operate optical components and support and positioning equipment.
survey a laser work area, citing unsafe conditions present.
read and interpret vendor catalogs and instruction manuals.
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