2014-15 TMCC College Catalog - page 206

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TMCCCollegeCatalog
B–DegreePrograms
WindEnergyEmphasis
ENERGYTECHNOLOGIESDEGREE-ASSOCIATEOFAPPLIEDSCIENCE
Thewind energyprogram is designed toprovide
studentswith the skillsnecessary to enter theworkforce
in the renewable energyfield as large and smallwind
installers.Wind installers complete an accurate resource
assessment and energydemand analysis fromwhich
awind systemwill bedesigned and installed.The
programprepares students to sit for industry-recognized
certifications required to enter theworkforce.Wind
installersneed strongmechanical, electrical, technical,
and computer skills.
DEGREEOUTCOMES
Students completing thedegreewill:
• Fulfill the requirements of theAssociateofAppliedScience.
• Demonstrate competency in their specified emphasis.
EMPHASISOUTCOMES
Students completing the emphasiswill:
• Demonstrateknowledgeof theoperationofwind turbines and
wind farms.
• Solve technical problems associatedwithwind turbines.
• Demonstrate knowledgeof environmental regulations in the
installationofwind turbines.
GENERALEDUCATIONREQUIREMENTS
DIVERSITY..........................................................(3CREDITS)
Recommended:AAD201
COMMUNICATIONS/ENGLISH.....................6CREDITS
FINEARTS/HUMANITIES/
SOCIALSCIENCE................................................3CREDITS
Recommended:AAD201
HUMANRELATIONS........................................3CREDITS
Recommended: CE201
MATHEMATICS...................................................3CREDITS
Recommended:MATH126
SCIENCE................................................................3CREDITS
U.S.ANDNEVADACONSTITUTIONS.........3CREDITS
TOTALGENERAL
EDUCATIONREQUIREMENTS.............21CREDITS
COREREQUIREMENTS
ECON102 PrinciplesofMicroeconomics.........................................3
ENGR100 Introduction toEngineeringDesign...............................3
ENGR110 Introduction toRenewableEnergy................................3
ENRG110 BasicElectricity..............................................................3
IS101 Introduction to InformationSystems.............................3
OSH222 General IndustrySafety.................................................1
TOTALCOREREQUIREMENTS.............16CREDITS
EMPHASISREQUIREMENTS
ELM127 Introduction toACControls............................................3
ELM129 ElectricMotorsandDrives..............................................3
ELM134 ProgrammableLogicControllers I..................................3
ENRG120 Fundamentalsof EnergyEfficiency................................3
ENRG150 Introduction toWindEnergy. ........................................3
ENRG152 WindEnergyTechnologies.............................................3
ENRG215 ElectricalDistributionSystems.......................................3
MT108 FluidPower (Pneumatics,Hydraulics,
Instrumentation)...........................................................3
TOTALEMPHASISREQUIREMENTS..24CREDITS
TOTALDEGREEREQUIREMENTS....61CREDITS
Recommended courses are listed in the course sequence;
however, other coursesmay apply. Please see an advisor
or thedepartment.
SUGGESTEDCOURSESEQUENCE
FirstYear
Course#
Title
Credits
1stSemester
Core
ENGR100 IntroductiontoEngineeringDesign 3
Core
ENGR110 IntroductiontoRenewableEnergy
3
Core
ENRG110 BasicElectricity
3
Core
IS101
Introductionto InformationSystems 3
Mathematics
MATH126 Pre-Calculus I
3
Core
OSH222 General IndustrySafety
1
Total 16
2ndSemester
English
GEElective Seeapproved list
3
Science
GEElective Seeapproved list
3
Core
ECON102 PrinciplesofMicroeconomics
3
Emphasis
ELM127
IntroductiontoACControls
3
Emphasis
ENRG120 FundamentalsofEnergyEfficiency
3
Emphasis
ENRG150 IntroductiontoWindEnergy
3
Total 18
SecondYear
Course#
Title
Credits
1stSemester
Humanities/Diversity AAD201
HistoryoftheBuiltEnvironment
3
Emphasis
ELM129
ElectricMotorsandDrives
3
Communications
ENG107
TechnicalCommunications I
3
Emphasis
ENRG152 WindEnergyTechnologies
3
Emphasis
MT108
FluidPower (Pneumatics,Hydraulics,
Instrumentation)
3
Total 15
2ndSemester
U.S.andNevada
Constitutions
Elective
Seeapproved list
3
HumanRelations
CE201
WorkplaceReadiness
3
Emphasis
ELM134
ProgrammableLogicControllers I
3
Emphasis
ENRG215 ElectricalDistributionSystems
3
Total 12
DegreeTotal 61
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