Eric Bredder

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Assistant Professor of Electronics and Engineering Technology
Business, Mathematics & Technologies

Office Hours: 

Tuesday:
12:00 pm-4:00 pm
Wednesday:
1:00 pm-4:00 pm
Thursday:
1:00 pm-4:00 pm
Main Building: 266

Courses: 

  • ETR 290 - Coordinated Internship
    Supervised on the job training in approved business, industrial, and service firms coordinated by the college. Applicable to all career and technical and transfer curricula at the discretion of the College. May be repeated for credit. Variable hours..
  • ETR 113 - DC & AC Fundamentals I
    ETR 113 - D.C. and A.C. Fundamentals I Studies D.C. and A.C. circuits, basic electrical components, instruments, network theorems, and techniques used to predict, analyze and measure electrical quantities. Part I of II. Lecture 2-3 hours. Laboratory 3 hours. Total 5-6 hours per week. 3-4 credits
  • ETR 241 - Electronic Communications I
    Electronic Communications I Studies noise, information and bandwidth, modulation and demodulation, transmitters and receivers, wave propagation, antennas and transmission lines. Includes broad band communication systems, microwave, both terrestrial and satellite, fiber optics, multiplexing and associated hardware. Part I of II. Lecture 2-3 hours. Laboratory 3 hours. Total 5-6 hours per week. 3-4 creditsPrerequisite: ETR 203.
  • CAD 151 - Engineering Drawing Fundamentals I
    Introduces technical drafting from the fundamentals through advanced drafting practices. Includes lettering, geometric construction, technical sketching, orthographic projection, sections, intersections, development, fasteners. Teaches theory and application of dimensioning and tolerances, pictorial drawing, and preparation of drawings. Part I of II. (Credit will not be awarded for both CAD 151 and DRF 151.) Lecture 1 hour. Laboratory 4-6 hours. Total 5-7 hours per week.
  • IND 103 - IND 103 - Industrial Methods
    Covers theoretical knowledge necessary for familiarization with common hand tools, common power tools, measuring tools and techniques, fastening components and procedures, grinding operations, metal cutting operations, and other miscellaneous tasks.
  • ETR 237 - Industrial Electronics I
    Studies linear integrated circuits for industrial applications, motors, industrial control devices, power control circuits, transducers, industrial process control, and sequential process control. Part I of II.
  • SAF 130 - Industrial Safety
    Presents an introduction to occupational health and safety and its application in the workplace. Emphasizes safety standards and the Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA), its rules and regulations (OSHA 10).
  • ETR 290 - Internship in Electronics Technology
    Supervised on the job training in approved business, industrial, and service firms coordinated by the college. Applicable to all career and technical and transfer curricula at the discretion of the College. May be repeated for credit. Variable hours..
  • IND 250 - Introduction to Basic Computer Integrated Manufacturing
    Introduction to Basic Computer Integrated Manufacturing Presents basic principles used in the design and implementation in a computer integrated manufacturing system. Emphasizes team concept and all aspects of a computer integrated manufacturing system to include the following: Robotics, Conveyor Control, Machining Center Integration Quality Control, Statistical Quality Control, and Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM) software. Lecture 1-2 hours. Laboratory 3-9 hours. Total 4-9 hours per week. 2-3 credits
  • MEC 155 - Mechanisms
    Studies the purpose and actions of cams, gear trains, levers, and other mechanical devices used to transmit control. Focuses on motions, linkages, velocities, and acceleration of points within a link mechanism; layout method for designing cams and gear grain. Requires preparation of weekly laboratory reports.
  • ELE 239 - Programmable Controllers
    Deals with installation, programming, interfacing, and concepts of troubleshooting programmable controllers. Prerequisites ETR 263 and ETR 219 or equivalent, or permission of instructor. Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 2 hours. Total 4 hours per week.