Operation of single- and three-phase motors and transformers. Includes transformer banking, power factor correction, and protective devices. 32 lecture hours + 32 laboratory hours

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Match the type of single-phase motor with its principles of operation
  • Compare the operating characteristics of the three types of three-phase motors
  • Explain the advantages of Wye and Delta connections in motor and transit applications
  • Size over-current, short circuit, and ground fault protective devices
  • Utilize nameplate information

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 3