Basic Electricity

Credits: 3

Prerequisite: ENGL 0230 Writing Foundations, READ 0220 Reading Strategies, and MATH 0250 Math Concepts or placement by assessment score

Co-Requisite: none

This course provides students with the knowledge base for understanding basic electrical and electronic circuits, the use and recognition of standard terms and concepts, and application of Ohm's Law.  The student will safely build circuits, and make tests on voltages, amperages, and resistances. The student will analyze situations based on technical information, interpret specialized vocabulary, demonstrate an understanding of measurement accuracy and tolerances, and apply step-by-step procedures.

Transfer Curriculum Goal(s): none