TAEL-105: AC Theory and Equipment

Catalog Info

Title when registering
AC Theory & Equipment
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
4 (for 15-week classes)
TAEL-103 or TAE Apprentice Coordinator/Instructor Permission
Course Description

Examines alternating current theory. Includes right triangle trigonometry and complex numbers to facilitate the AC calculations. Discusses concepts of reactance, impedance, and power factor. Compares single phase and three phase power. Introduces single phase and three phase alternators, motors, transformers, and both heating and lighting loads.

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 Summer 2014 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.