The advances in technology have allowed for increased convenience in everyday life. Homeowners can now take advantage of connecting appliances, lighting, entertainment systems, and security to one central controller making efficient use of resources. The Digital Technology Integration Certificate Program will provide students with the core competencies required to install, integrate, and troubleshoot interconnected home systems. Additionally, the program explores the design approach, working principles, processes, and standards which apply to the home technology industry.
In order to provide effective digital technology integration support, students need to develop logical and critical thinking skills while paying close attention to detail. Students will be required to apply creativity when designing home integration plan and provide effective communication. Additionally, successful students will demonstrate patience in listening and gathering information necessary to meet technology needs and provide solutions.
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Upon completion of this certificate program, students are expected to able to:
- Apply electronic concepts to build an electronic device
- Plan, design, and install a structured wiring installation
- Plan, design, and setup a home entertainment system
- Install and configure a VoIP telecommunications system
- Install an automated lighting control system
- Install an automated temperature control system
- Plan and design a water control system
- Plan, design, install, and configure a home security system
- Interconnect and configure automated subsystems into a centrally controlled integrated system
Digital Technology Integration Certificate Program – Topics Include
Home Network Design and Configuration
Digital Home Technologies: Tools, Products, and Services
Home Entertainment Systems
Electrical and Electronic Fundamentals
Lighting, Temperature, and Water Control Systems
Security, Surveillance, and Access Control Systems
Home System Automation and Integration