ELEC-106: Basic Electronics

Catalog Info

Title when registering
Basic Electronics
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
4 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

Introduces the fundamentals of solid-state components found in electronic circuits. Topics include solid state diodes, field effect transistors (FET), silicon controlled rectifiers (SCRs), insulated gate bi-polar transistors (IGBTs), buck and boost converters, and bipolar transistors. Discusses characteristics of these components and some basic circuits in which they are commonly used. Utilizes a software program to simulate various electronic circuits. Circuits are constructed in lab using these components. Extensive laboratory activities.

Credit for Prior College-Level Learning

Options for Credit for Prior College-Level Learning
Minimum Departmental Exam Score
80% written exam 95% lab exam
Other Exam Details

The credit for prior learning exam includes a written portion and a lab portion.

Office Contact
School of Business, Entrepreneurship, and Professional Development: 313-845-9645, bepdinfo@hfcc.edu, Technology Bldg, Room: E-211
Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Winter 2022 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.