British Columbia Institute of Technology

Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology - Telecommunications and Networks

Program Information
School: British Columbia Institute of Technology
Faculty: School of Manufacturing, Electronics & Industrial Processes
Degree: Diploma
Field of Study: Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
Description: This program prepares students for careers as Engineering Technologists in the telecommunications industry. Building on the knowledge and skills gained in the first year of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology program, students will learn the basic principles to develop complete telecommunications systems. These systems will include land mobile radio, digital data transmission, wireless systems, fiber optic links, microwave links, satellite communication systems, LANs and WANs, digital signal processing (DSP), computer control and testing of communications equipment.

Cooperative Education, providing paid work experience is an optional part of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology programs. Students who successfully complete a minimum of two and a maximum of four work periods will earn an additional 19.0 credits per co-op term (or 14.0 credits per coop term if taken during the spring/summer term), and will receive a Cooperative Education Endorsement on their Diploma of Technology. Please see the program website for more details.
Website: Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology - Telecommunications and Networks at British Columbia Institute of Technology
Length: 2 Year(s)
Cost per year:
National: $5,535
Admission Requirements
Prerequisites:

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  • Grade 12 English
  • Grade 12 Principles of Mathematics or Grade 12 Precalculus
  • Grade 11 Physics

Applicants must have a high school diploma, or equivalent.


* 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 July 13, 2013

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