Covers the fundamentals of electricity as applied to the electrical field. Topics include the electron theory, Ohm’s Law, circuits, magnetism, inductance, capacitance, and alternating current circuits. Utilizes voltmeters, ammeters, power supplies, signal generators, and oscilloscopes to construct circuits during lab activities. Also utilizes computer simulations. Introduction to writing reports. Labs involve breadboards and the above-mentioned equipment and components. Extensive laboratory activities.
Credit for Prior College-Level Learning
The credit for prior learning exam includes a written portion and a lab portion.