Electrotechnology (Audiovisual)

Code 243.B0
SanctionDEC
SecteurÉlectrotechnique (09)
Code CUISEP455-350.CP
Nombre d'unités91 2/3
StatutProgram approved in 2007.
Organismes scolaires offrant le programme
Note(s)
Ce programme est offert en langue française : 
Technologie de l'électronique (Audiovisuel)

Objectifs du programme

The Electrotechnology program aims to train students to be able to perform the activities related to production and set-up of materials and electrical and electronic equipment. The candidates will be employed in public service industries, computer service industries, in telecommunications, factories that produce electric and electronic materials, technical council boards, public and para-public organizations, editing companies and in transport as well as in radiotelecommunications and entertainment. They may also be called to manage projects and personnel, to do customer support, to manage stock and perform administrative duties.

Specialization C - Audiovisual

The main activities and tasks associated with audiovisual technologists are: installation and service set-up, maintenance, repair and modification or updating professional production and post-production systems and high quality diffusion. Radiotelecommunication technicians install, put together and repair electonic equipment that serves to record and broadcast live, as well as recorded, radio and televisions shows, as well as producing audio and visual trailers that are broadcast on the Internet. They work in radio and television broadcasting companies, broadcast equipment companies, and for Internet service communication providers.

Durée de la formation

Option Spécifique (heures) Totale (heures)
C Audiovisual 2 040 2 700

La durée totale inclut des cours de formation générale commune à tous les programmes pour 420 heures, des cours de formation générale propre à ce programme pour 150 heures ainsi que des cours de formation générale complémentaire pour 90 heures.


Les durées correspondent à la formation théorique et au travail de laboratoire des cours; elles excluent donc les heures de travail personnel de l'étudiante ou de l'étudiant.

Conditions d'admission

To be admitted to the program, a person must meet the general requirements for admission set out in the College Education Regulations, as well as the following special conditions, where applicable:

Must have passed the following secondary-level course(s):

• Sec. IV TS or S or Secondary 5 CST Mathematics: Technical and Scientific option (564426) or Secondary 4 Science option (565426) or Secondary 5 Cultural, Social and Technical Option (563504).

• Sec. IV TS or ATS – Secondary IV Science and Technology (555444) or Applied Science and Technology (557416)

Professions visées (IMT En ligne d'Emploi Québec)

Aircraft instrument, electrical and avionics mechanics, technicians and inspectors (2244)
Audio and video recording technicians (5225)
Broadcast technicians (5224)
Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians (2241)
Electronic service technicians (household and business equipment) (2242)
Telecommunications installation and repair workers (7246)
Telecommunications line and cable workers (7245)

Contenu du programme

Numéro ou code Énoncé de la compétence
037C To process technical information
037E To diagnose an analog electronics problem
037F To diagnose a digital electronics problem
041Q To process information about working in the field of electrotechnology
041R To implement mathematical models related to electronics
041S To communicate in the workplace
Specialization C - Audiovisual
Numéro ou code Énoncé de la compétence
042G To practise health and safety techniques related to audiovisual technology
042H To ensure the distribution of electrical power
042J To interconnect audiovisual system components
042K To provide lighting
042L To fit a hall or stage with a public address (PA) system
042M To activate an audiovisual network
042N To activate audiovisual control systems
042P To present audiovisual documents
042Q To make sound recordings
042R To produce video recordings
042S To edit audio or video documents
042T To perform activities related to the broadcast of audiovisual documents
042U To service audiovisual equipment
042V To modify audiovisual systems
042W To provide technical support for a production
042X To provide technical direction for an audiovisual project
Number of contact hours allotted to specific training: 2 040