Communication Systems

This specialization contains time-tested procedures, and incorporates the latest in computers and software.  This program provides activities which include: technical drawing, computer-aided drafting, multimedia, and graphic arts.  The program utilizes up-to-date equipment and exposure to the latest software that enables our students to acquire marketable skills.

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PDF Version of Communication Systems curriculum requirements

General Education Program

Total Hours
Core Requirements
Course # Course Title Credit Hours
TECS 110 Communication Systems 3
TECS 120 Power, Energy, and Transportation 3
TECS 130 Production System 3
TECS 200 Engineering Graphics 3
TECS 318 Introduction to CAD 3
TECS 460 Teaching Technology Education
TECS 490 Occupational Safety, Health, & Liability 2
TECS 463 Technology Systems
TECS 277
Early Field Experience
TECS 496 Directed Teaching
  Total Hours 35
Communication Systems
Course # Course Title Credit Hours
TECS 180 Materials & Processes 3
TECS 212 Graphic Communication 3
TECS 310 Manufacturing Graphics 3
TECS 355 Computer Aided Drafting 3
TECS 415 Construction Graphics 3
TECS 406 Problems in Technology (Electives) 6
TECS 445 Civil Drafting 3
  Total Hours 24
Education Courses
Course # Course Title Credit Hours
TEEL 202 Foundations of Education 3
TEEL 231 Human Growth and Development 3
TECS 290 Introduction to Instructional Technology 3
TESP 302 Educating Exceptional Students 3
TEEL 431 Educational Psychology 3
TESS 494 The Secondary School Experience 4
  Total Hours
Bachelor of Science in Technology Studies
  Total Hours 133

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