Degree Requirements

The certificates of achievement and associate degree, Electricity, require completion of the courses listed below.

Certificate of Performance: Electrical Recertification Preparation*

Courses:
Units
ELCT 20, Blueprint Reading for Electricians
6
ELCT 30, Modern Commercial Wiring
2.5
ELCT 40, Data, Voice and Video Cabling
for Electricians
6

Total: 9

*A Certificate of Performance is a departmental award that does not appear on the student’s transcript. All courses must be completed within the San Diego Community College District.

Certificate of Achievement: Electricity

Courses Required for the Major:
Units
ELCT 111, Electrical Theory I
3
ELCT 111L, Electrical Laboratory I
2
ELCT 121, Electrical Theory II3
ELCT 121L, Electrical Laboratory II
2
ELCT 131, Electrical Theory III3
ELCT 131L, Electrical Laboratory III2
ELCT 141, Electrical Theory IV3
ELCT 141L, Electrical Laboratory IV
2

Total: 20

Certificate of Achievement: Electricity - Lineman

Completion of this program will not guarantee employment as a Lineman with San Diego Gas and Electric Company.

Courses Required for the Major:
Units
ELCT 190, Electric Lineman IA
5
ELCT 191, Electric Lineman IB
5
ELCT 192, Electric Lineman IIA 5
ELCT 193, Electric Lineman IIB
5
ELCT 194, Electric Lineman IIIA 5
ELCT 195, Electric Lineman IIIB 5

Total: 30

Certificate of Achievement: Electricity - Electrical Control Systems Option


Electrical Control Systems Option emphasizes the study of electrical control system theory including standard motor controls, transducers, static control devices, programmed controllers, and remote electronic controls.
Courses Required for the Major:
Units
Complete requirements for the Certificate of
Achievement, Electricity
20
AND, in addition, complete:

ELCT 200, Electric Control Systems3
ELCT 200L, Electric Control Systems Laboratory
2

Total: 25

Associate in Science Degree: Electricity

Courses Required for the Major:
Units
Complete the Certificate of Achievement,
Electricity
20

Total: 20

Additional general education and graduation requirements for the associate degree are listed in the catalog. The associate degree requires a minimum of 60 units.

Recommended elective: Electricity 270.

Associate in Science Degree: Electricity - Lineman

Completion of this program will not guarantee employment as a Lineman with San Diego Gas and Electric Company.

Courses Required for the Major:
Units
ELCT 190, Electric Lineman IA
5
ELCT 191, Electric Lineman IB
5
ELCT 192, Electric Lineman IIA 5
ELCT 193, Electric Lineman IIB
5
ELCT 194, Electric Lineman IIIA 5
ELCT 195, Electric Lineman IIIB 5

Total: 30

Complete the Certificate of Achievement, Electricity. Additional general education and graduation requirements for the associate degree are listed in the catalog. The associate degree requires a minimum of 60 units.

Recommended elective: Electricity 270.