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ELPT 1319 - FUNDAMENTALS OF ELECTRICITY I

An introduction to basic direct current (DC) theory including electron theory and direct current applications. 32 lecture hours + 32 laboratory hours

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Explain atomic structure and basic electrical values such as voltage, current, resistance, and power
  • Calculate electrical values for series, parallel, and combination circuits
  • Calculate voltage drop based on conductor length, type of material, and size
  • Summarize the principles of magnetism; and utilize electrical measuring instruments

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 3