Basic Electricity

Credits: 3

This course covers the knowledge base for understanding basic electrical and electronic circuits, the use and recognition of standard terms and concepts, and application of Ohms Law. The student will build circuits, and make tests on voltages, amperages, and resistances. The student will also diagnose electrical relays. The student will analyze situations based on technical information, interpret specialized vocabulary, demonstrate understanding of measurement accuracy and tolerances, and apply step-by-step procedures. (Prerequisites: College level reading and math.) Offered Spring.