ELEC 211 Fiber Optic Technology (3)
Lec-3, lab-3
Credit, Degree Applicable
PREREQ.: ET 108A or MATH 40 or 840, or demo of ET 108A or MATH 40 or 840 exit skills.
Covers fundamental principles and hands-on application of modern fiber optic technology, preparing students to use current technology and giving them the basis required to adapt to future developments. Topics include telecommunications, optics, fiber fabrication, splicing, and termination, lasers, LEDs, detectors and optical amplifiers, optical protocols including FDDI and SONET, and network design and troubleshooting. Students will perform many hands-on labs using fiber optic cable and related equipment.
ELEC 211=CNIT 211
Requires an additional 3 hours.