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.

For up to date descriptions of these courses, visit the FHSU University Catalog.

PDF Version of Communication Systems curriculum requirements

General Education Program

Total Hours: 55

Core Requirements

  • TECS 110 Communication Systems (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 120 Power, Energy, and Transportation (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 130 Production System (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 200 Engineering Graphics (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 318 Introduction to CAD (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 460 Teaching Technology Education (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 490 Occupational Safety, Health, & Liability (2 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 463 Technology Systems (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 277 Early Field Experience (1 Credit Hour)
  • TECS 496 Directed Teaching (12 Credit Hours)

Total Hours: 35

Communication Systems

  • TECS 180 Materials & Processes (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 212 Graphic Communication (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 310 Manufacturing Graphics (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 355 Computer Aided Drafting (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 415 Construction Graphics (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 406 Problems in Technology (6 Credit Hours)
    (Electives)
  • TECS 445 Civil Drafting (3 Credit Hours)

Total Hours: 24

Education Courses

  • TEEL 202 Foundations of Education (3 Credit Hours)
  • TEEL 231 Human Growth and Development (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 290 Introduction to Instructional Technology (3 Credit Hours)
  • TESP 302 Educating Exceptional Students (3 Credit Hours)
  • TEEL 431 Educational Psychology (3 Credit Hours)
  • TESS 494 The Secondary School Experience (4 Credit Hours)

Total Hours: 19

Bachelor of Science in Technology Studies

Total Hours: 133

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