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Eastwick College | Evaluated Learning Experience

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Digital Technology Theory (ET202T)


48 hours (12 weeks). 

103 Park Avenue, Nutley NJ 07110

August 2019 - Present. 

Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to: understand digital signals, basics of integrated circuit building techniques; implement TTL and CMOS gate logic circuits and test their functions, combining and simplifying logic gate circuits; identify Integrated Circuits specifications; implement Encoder, Decoder and Seven-Segment Displays, Flip-Flop, Counter, Shift Register, Arithmetic, Memory, Analog to Digital and Digital to Analog Circuits; explain  fundamentals programmable logic controller system; identify the basic components of the PLC and how they function' relay type instruction, ladder logic diagram, timer and counter instruction and functions, usage of program control, data manipulation, PLC sequencer and shift register functions, and be familiar with PLC installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting.


Major topics include: building block of digital electronics: logic gates, encoders, decoders, Flip flops, counters, registers, multiplexers, binary arithmetic circuits, analog-to-digital-to-analog converters, overview of PLCs and relays, Micrologix PLC hardware components, basics of PLC programming, PLC wiring diagrams, ladder logic programs, PLC Instructions. circuit analysis and troubleshooting techniques, Skills about installing, programming, and troubleshooting a PLC system will be emphasized. This course will specify safety consideration for personnel, field devices and automated equipment. Digital circuits discussed in lecture are constructed on the PAD trainer for further analysis. The instructor utilizes lectures, assignments, assignments, homework, bi weekly quizzes, tests and proctors for certification exam ESA-4 in the final week. Prerequisite: Basic Electronics Theory (ET101T), Basic Electronics Laboratory (ET101L).

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Digital Logic Circuits, Computer Technology, Electronics Technology or Engineering Technology (Lab) (5/22).NOTE: This course was previously evaluated by the American Council on Education (ACE). To view credit recommendations previously established, visit the ACE National Guide.