Alternative Energy Technology - Solar Technology, One-Year Technical Certificate

Curriculum Code #6356

Effective May 2017

Division of Engineering, Business and Information Technologies

The solar technology one-year technical certificate prepares the student for a range of analysis, installation and maintenance skills associated with the solar thermal industry. Typical job responsibilities will include design, testing, R&D, service, maintenance and installation assignments. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College’s University Partnership.

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
Fall SemesterHours
ALET 111 INTRODUCTION TO ALTERNATIVE ENERGY 3
ALET 112 ALTERNATIVE ENERGY MECHANICAL SYSTEMS 4
ELCT 111 ELECTRICAL CIRCUITS I 3
MTHM 121 TECHNICAL MATHEMATICS I 4
SDEV 101 COLLEGE 101 1 1
 Hours15
Spring Semester
ALET 222 SOLAR THERMAL SYSTEMS 2 4
ALET 223 PHOTOVOLTAIC SYSTEMS 2 4
ELCT 227 NATIONAL ELECTRIC CODE 2 2
ENGL 161 COLLEGE COMPOSITION I 3
Select one of the following: 3
Arts and Humanities Elective
 
Social Science Elective
 
 Hours16
 Total Hours31
1

A student must register for the orientation course when enrolling for more than six credit hours per semester or any course that would result in an accumulation of 13 or more credit hours.

2

Indicates that this course requires a prerequisite.

Arts and Humanities and Social Science Electives

ARTS 243GART HISTORY I3
ARTS 244GART HISTORY II3
ARTS 245GWORLD ART3
ARTS 246HISTORY OF PHOTOGRAPHY3
ARTS 254GHISTORY OF AMERICAN ARCHITECTURE3
ENGL 251AMERICAN LITERATURE I3
ENGL 252AMERICAN LITERATURE II3
ENGL 253GINTRODUCTION TO WORLD LITERATURE3
ENGL 254GINTRODUCTION TO HISPANIC LITERATURE3
ENGL 255INTRODUCTION TO FICTION3
ENGL 257GINTRODUCTION TO POETRY3
ENGL 259GINTRODUCTION TO DRAMA3
ENGL 261GMASTERPIECES OF BRITISH LITERATURE I3
ENGL 262GMASTERPIECES OF BRITISH LITERATURE II3
ENGL 266GAFRICAN AMERICAN LITERATURE3
ENGL 269GINTRODUCTION TO SHAKESPEARE3
HSTR 151GCIVILIZATION I3
HSTR 152GCIVILIZATION II3
HSTR 161UNITED STATES I3
HSTR 162UNITED STATES II3
HSTR 171GTHE WORLD SINCE 19003
HSTR 252GWOMEN IN WORLD HISTORY3
HSTR 267GAFRICAN AMERICAN HERITAGE3
HUMS 151GINTRODUCTION TO HUMANITIES3
HUMS 261GINTRODUCTION TO GREAT BOOKS: ANCIENT WORLD TO THE RENAISSANCE3
HUMS 271GINTRODUCTION TO MYTHOLOGY3
HUMS 274FILM APPRECIATION3
MUSC 261GMUSIC APPRECIATION3
MUSC 262GMUSIC AS A WORLD PHENOMENON3
PHLY 165BIOETHICS3
PHLY 262GINTRODUCTION TO EASTERN PHILOSOPHY3
PLSC 151GCOMPARATIVE POLITICS3
PLSC 156AMERICAN NATIONAL GOVERNMENT3
PLSC 157GCONTEMPORARY WORLD PROBLEMS3
PSYH 151INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY3
RELG 181GINTRODUCTION TO WORLD RELIGIONS3
RELG 261RELIGION IN AMERICA3
RELG 262GINTRODUCTION TO EASTERN PHILOSOPHY3
SOCY 151GINTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY3
THTR 151GINTRODUCTION TO THEATER3

Program Contact(s):

Duncan Estep
440-366-7016
destep@lorainccc.edu

For information about admissions, enrollment, transfer, graduation and other general questions, please contact your Advising and Counseling Team.

More program information can be found on our website.