Fiber Optics & Other Transmission Methods
Credit Hours: 3
Course Pre-Requisites: TNT-130,
Course Co-Requisites: None
This course introduces the theory and application of fiber optics ranging from OC (optical carrier) systems to fiber to the home. This class provides a practical understanding and the skills required to properly design, install, and maintain single-mode and multi-mode fiber optic networks. Students will use the latest fiber optic technology and equipment to learn how to splice, terminate, and test, fiber optic networks. Other transmission methods that will be covered in this course are T-1s, PRIs, DS3, and wireless.