Program Overview

Laser/Photonics/Optics Certificate

Laser/Photonics/Optics Certificate


Engineering, Math and Physical Sciences Division, RoomT302, (847)543-2044

www.clcillinois.edu/programs/lpo
Degree: Certificate
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This certificate provides career oriented students training to enter the laser/photonics/ optics support field. The skill sets involved in this certificate provide basic understanding of laser operation, safe handling of lasers and optics, manufacturing, applications, installation and maintenance..


First Semester

10-13 Credits

CoURSE

Title

Hours

course ^

College Success Seminar

[2]

course

Introduction to Lasers, Photonics and Optics

3

course

Fundamentals of Lights and Lasers

4

course

Electronic Laboratory Techniques or

course

Electrical Systems I

1-2

course

Electrical Systems II or

course

DC Circuit Fundamentals

1-2

course

Electrical Systems III or

course

AC Fundamentals

1-2

Second Semester

7 Credits

CoURSE

Title

Hours

course

Elements of Photonics

3

course

Photonics-Enabled Technologies

3

Total Hours for Certificate

16-19

^ The credit for CLC 120, College Success Seminar, is an institutional requirement for graduation. It is not part of the program requirements but must be completed with a D or better.

For more information on recommended courses or program specific advising, contact faculty member William Kellerhals at (847) 543-2616 or the Engineering, Math and Physical Sciences division at (847) 543-2044.