Advanced Materials Nanotechnology - Associate in Science Degree, Certificate of Achievement

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0999.00

The Advanced Materials - Nanotechnology Certificate of Achievement is designed for CTE and workforce training/development. This certificate is designed to prepare students to work in entry-level jobs in various nanotechnology settings with an emphasis on providing the skills necessary for employment in a nanotechnology division at technology corporations or research laboratories. Through the certificate’s curriculum, students will acquire and build skills in selecting advanced materials for nanotechnology applications, materials and device characterization (quality control), proper documentation, data analysis and presentation, and good lab/manufacturing health and safety practices.

A Certificate of Achievement is awarded upon completion of all required courses with a grade of C or better. 
 

Program Outcomes

  • Develop understanding of technology used in Nanotechnology industry.
  • Develop the laboratory and industry skills needed for the nanotechnology technical workforce.
  • Develop necessary communication in writing and presenting for the nanotechnology technical workforce.

Requirements for the Certificate of Achievement

CHEM 022INTRODUCTORY CHEMISTRY4
CHEM 240FUNDAMENTALS OF NANOTECHNOLOGY4
CHEM 241APPLICATIONS OF NANOTECHNOLOGY4
CHEM 242ENVIRONMENTAL, HEALTH, & SAFETY OF NANOTECHNOLOGY2
Work Experience/Internship - Requirement of 4 earned units4
WORK EXPERIENCE/INTERNSHIP (PAID)
WORK EXPERIENCE/INTERNSHIP (UNPAID)
Total Units18

 This Certificate of Achievement is only eligible for an Associate Degree with 18 or more units.