Okefenokee Technical College 2012-2013 Catalog
ELCR 2590 Fiber Optic Systems (2-2-3)
Introduces the fundamentals of fiber optics and explores the applications of fiber optic transmission systems. Laboratory exercises give students hands-on experience with fiber optic devices and test equipment. Topics includes: fundamentals of fiber optics, types of optical fibers, fiber materials and manufacture, cabling, light sources/transmitters/receivers, connectors, splicing, test measurement, and fiber optic system design.
Prerequisite: ELCR 1040