Rock Valley College

Sample 2 Year Plan of Study

Sustainable Energy Systems

This sample 2 Year Plan of Study for the RVC Sustainable Energy Systems degree will give you an outline for a suggested way to approach taking your courses each semester.

You should still meet with an Academic Advisor regularly to make sure you are on the proper track.


Fall Semester- Year 1

Number Title Credits
  EET-141 DC/AC Circuits and Electronics I (4)
  EET-105 Introduction to Sustainable Energy (3)
  MET-100 Introductory CAD and Print Reading (3)
  EET-107 Introduction to Codes and Standards (3)
  MTH-125 Plane Trigonometry, or
  MTH-132 College Algebra & Trigonometry, or
  MTH-100 Technical Mathematics (3-5)

Spring Semester- Year 1

Number Title Credits
  EET-142 DC/AC Circuits and Electronics II (4)
  EET-135 Digital Electronics (4)
  EET-190 Sustainable Electrical Energy Generation (3)
  MET-162 Applied Physics (4)
  ENG-101 Composition I (3)

* ETA Certification Exam Level 1

Fall Semester- Year 2

Number Title Credits
  EET-240 DC/AC Circuits and Electronics III (4)
  EET-251 Microcontrollers and Interfacing (4)
  EET-277 Geothermal, Solar Heating & Lighting (3)
  ENG-110 Introduction to Technical Writing (3)
  CHM-105 Chemistry and Society, or
  CHM-120 General Chemistry I (4)

Spring Semester- Year 2

Number Title Credits
  EET-282 EET Capstone Project (3)
  EET-298 EET Seminar (3)
  EET-168 Electronic Engineering Tech Intern (1)

* Plus 3-credit EET elective AND 3-credit General Education elective (SPH 131 is recommended)