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.
- 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 022||INTRODUCTORY CHEMISTRY||4|
|CHEM 240||FUNDAMENTALS OF NANOTECHNOLOGY||4|
|CHEM 241||APPLICATIONS OF NANOTECHNOLOGY||4|
|CHEM 242||ENVIRONMENTAL, HEALTH, & SAFETY OF NANOTECHNOLOGY||2|
|Work Experience/Internship - Requirement of 4 earned units||4|
|WORK EXPERIENCE/INTERNSHIP (PAID)|
or BUS 070B
|WORK EXPERIENCE/INTERNSHIP (UNPAID)|