AEST Department Minor Requirements

AEST Department Minors

A minor is Applied Engineering & Technology or Occupational Safety may be granted to students in any major who complete an option of six courses with a grade point average of 2.0 or higher in the minor sequence. All minors consist of 18 credits of required and elective courses. Students may choose course work in technical options based upon career objectives or personal interest. Please explore the minors offered by the Applied Engineering, Safety & Technology department below. 

Requirements by Minor

Advanced Manufacturing Technology

Required Courses:
ITEC 130: Production Materials & Processes
ITEC 241: Drafting Communications
ITEC 271: Processing Nonmetallic Materials
ITEC 281: Processing Metallic Materials
Select TWO of the following three:
ITEC 375: Polymer & Ceramic Technology
ITEC 376: Wood Technology
ITEC 382: CNC Machining

Computer-Aided Drafting & Design

Required Course:
ITEC 241: Drafting Communications
Select FIVE of the following:
ITEC 130: Production Materials & Processes
ITEC 243: Technical Sketching, Design & Rendering
ITEC 245: Descriptive Geometry
ITEC 342: Computer Aided Engineering Drawing
ITEC 344: Product Design, R&D
ITEC 345: Statics & Strength of Materials
ITEC 346: Architectural Drawing & Design
ITEC 446: Computer-Aided Drafting & Design R&D
ITEC 448: Machine Tool Design

Construction Technology

Required Courses:
ITEC 130: Production Materials & Processes
ITEC 241: Drafting Communications
ITEC 271: Processing Nonmetallic Materials
OSEH 120: Safety, Health & Environmental Issues
Select TWO of the following three:
ITEC 331: Construction Technology I
ITEC 332: Construction Technology II
ITEC 346: Architectural Drawing & Design

Control Systems Technology

Required Courses:
ITEC 261: Electronic Systems
ITEC 262: Semiconductor Electronics
ITEC 325: Power Conversion & Control
Select THREE of the following courses:
ITEC 130: Production Materials & Processes
ITEC 241: Drafting Communications
ITEC 326: Fluid Power
ITEC 342: Computer-Aided Engineering Drawing
ITEC 364: Digital Electronics
ITEC 425: Industrial Robotic Systems
ITEC 427: Programmable Logic Controllers
ITEC 466: Wireless Communication Systems
ITEC 467: Mobile Robotic Systems

General Applied Engineering & Technology

Required Courses:
ITEC 110: Communications & Information Systems
ITEC 120: Energy, Power, Transportation
ITEC 130: Production Materials & Processes
Elective Courses:
ITEC 2XX: 200 level or higher ITEC lab course
ITEC 3XX: 300 level or higher ITEC lab course
ITEC 3XX: 300 level or higher ITEC lab course

Graphic Communication Technology

Required Courses:
ITEC 110: Communication & Information Systems
ITEC 251: Print Media Systems
ITEC 252: Web Publishing & Interactive Media
Select THREE of the following courses:
ITEC 351: Digital Imaging
ITEC 355: Contemporary Printing
ITEC 356: Desktop Publishing R&D
ITEC 357: Packaging & Specialty Printing
ITEC 455: Research & Development in Graphic Communications
ITEC 457: Print Production & Cost Estimating

Occupational Safety

Required Courses:
OSEH 120: Safety, Health & Environmental Issues
OSEH 220: Legal Aspects 
OSEH 221: Fire Prevention & Control
OSEH 320: Safety Engineering Principles
OSEH 323: Human Factors
OSEH 410: OSH Program Management



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