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All 400-level courses may be applied toward master's degree requirements, subject to limits established by the department and approval of the graduate advisor.

Note: Classified graduate standing is required for admission to all 500-level courses

TECH 502 Modern Industry (3)
Prerequisites: An acceptable undergraduate major in Industrial Technology, Industrial Arts or Vocational Education, or comprehensive background of industrial experience, and TECH 300AB.
Advanced study of growth, development, and organization of industry; new materials and processes.  Problems of industry with significance for present social order.

TECH 505 Supervision and Organization of Vocational Education (4)
Responsibilities of supervisor for organizing vocational education programs at various levels and for improving instruction.  May be repeated to maximum of 8 units with permission of instructor. 

TECH 506 Seminar: Industrial Education (4)
Investigation of teaching problems in industrial education.  Individual and group studies of special problems. 

TECH 507 Seminar: Industrial Studies (4)
Prerequisite: TECH 502.
Advanced study of developments in industrial materials, processes, machines, and equipment; relationships between industrial developments and society; emphasis on research and investigation. 

TECH 521 Advanced Internetwork Routing (3)
Prerequisites: CCNA certified, CCNA program completion, or instructor approval.
This is the first course in the CISCO's CCNP program.  Topics include IP addressing with VLSM, single and multiarea OSPF, EIGRP, route optimization, BGP and its scaling, and security in routing.

TECH 522 Remote Access Networks (3)
Prerequisites: TECH 521 or instructor approval.
This is the second course in the CISCO's CCNP program.  Topics include configuring remote access from modem dial-up, PPP, ISDN BRI and PRI, DDR dialer profiles, frame relay, dial-backup, NAT, AAA, and VPN.

TECH 523 Multiplayer Switched Networks (3)
Prerequisites: TECH 521 or instructor approval.
This is the third course in the CISCO's CCNP program.  Topics include multilayer switching, STP, VLAN and inter-VLAN routing, redundant links, HSRP, and IP multicast.

TECH 524 Internetwork Troubleshooting (3)
Prerequisites: TECH 521, 522, and 523 or instructor approval.
This is the last course in the CISCO's CCNP program. Topics include troubleshooting methods and tools, troubleshooting TCP/IP, IPX, AppleTalk, VLANs, EIGRP, OSPF, BGP, frame relay and ISDN.

TECH 583 Development, Use, and Evaluation of Industrial Education Instructional Materials (4)
Advanced course in development, use, and evaluation of instructional materials, with emphasis on three-dimensional teaching aids, charts, slides, and displays.

TECH 598 Graduate Directed Study (1 - 4)
Prerequisite: Instructor consent to act as sponsor.
Independent study of advanced topics in field; regular conferences with sponsor.  May be repeated to maximum of 9 units. 

TECH 599A Thesis or Project (1 - 2)
Prerequisites: Instructor consent to act as sponsor, departmental approval of topic prior to registration.
Independent research resulting in a thesis or project.  Must be repeated to total of 2 units.  Graded CR/NC.

TECH 599B Thesis or Project (1 - 3)
Prerequisites: TECH 599A, instructor consent to act as sponsor, departmental approval of topic prior to registration.
Independent research resulting in a thesis or project.  Must be repeated to total of 3 units.  Graded CR/NC.

 

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