ENGR-240: Circuits

Catalog Info

Effective Term
Fall 2019
Title when registering
Circuits
Course Master
Credit Hours
5.00
Contact Hours Per Week
6 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

Intended for students planning to pursue an electrical engineering or biomedical engineering concentration. Topics covered include: Voltage, Current, Power, Resistance, Ohm’s law, Kirchhoff’s laws, Independent and Dependent Sources, Voltage Divider, Current Divider, Delta-Wye and Wye-Delta Transformations, Nodal and Mesh Analysis, Source Transformation, Thevenin and Norton Theorems, Maximum Power Transfer, Operational Amplifier Analysis, Inductance and Capacitance, Natural Response and Step Response of 1st and 2nd Order Systems, Sinusoidal Steady-State Analysis, Phasors. This course will incorporate a lab utilizing circuit components, breadboard, multimeter, oscilloscope, and function generator. Labs will also incorporate the use of an industry standard circuit simulation software package.

Pre-requisites
PHYS-232 with a grade of C or better
Co-requisites
MATH-288
Office Contact
School of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM): 313-845-9632, steminfo@hfcc.edu, Health Careers Education Ctr, Room: G-122