Okanagan College

Electronics Engineering Technology Diploma

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Program Information

School:Okanagan College
Faculty:Engineering Technology
Field of Study:Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other
Electrical, Electronic and Comm. Engin. Tech./Technician

This diploma program provides training in analog and digital electronic systems and equipment. Emphasis is placed on a thorough understanding of circuit and system concepts as well as proper techniques for measurement and calibration.

Graduates find employment in the areas of communications, microcomputer applications and system control. Most jobs relate to the installation, operation, maintenance and sales of complex electrical and electronic equipment for government agencies, educational institutions and private companies. Some graduates may be employed as assistants to scientists and engineers on research and development projects. With the increasing use of automatic and computerized control in industry, there is a growing demand for technologists with a knowledge of both analog and digital techniques and computer systems.

URL:Electronics Engineering Technology Diploma at Okanagan College
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $19,233
Careers:Facility Operation and Maintenance ManagersElectrical and Electronics Engineering TechnologistsElectronics Equipment Service TechniciansSee More...

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*60
Prerequisites:*These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade11 Physics 
  •   Applied Mathematics  or   Principles of Mathematics  or   Precalculus 
B.C. secondary school graduation or equivalent. English 12 with minimum of 60% or alternative (see school calendar). Minimum of 60% in Physics 11; Physics 12 or Applied Physics 12 recommended. Minimum of 60% in any of: Pre-Calculus 12, Principles of Mathematics 12, Applications of Mathematics 12, Adult Basic Education MATH 012, or Okanagan College MATH 120; or minimum of 67% in any of: Pre-Calculus 11, Principles of Mathematics 11, Adult Basic Education MATH 011; or minimum of 70% in an Okanagan College Mathematics 11 Proficiency Test. Computer Science 11 or 12, an introductory course in computers, or general computer experience strongly recommended.
Additional Admission Requirements:
    Keyboarding skill of at least 20 wpm strongly recommended.

    * The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on June 08, 2021