Oct 16, 2019
EET 210 - Applied Electricity and Electronics
This course provides a practical overview of topics in electricity, energy conversions, electronics, and digital circuitry. Topics include DC and AC circuit theory, power generation, DC and AC motor operation, electronic devices, digital logic gates and microprocessors. Laboratory exercises include use of measuring instruments such as digital multimeters, oscilloscopes, function generators, counters, wattmeters, and bridges.
Prerequisites: MAT 130 Applied Algebra & Trigonometry or equivalent and PHY 161 Physics I or equivalent
2 Class Hours, 3 Laboratory Hours
Learning Outcomes of the Course:
Upon successful completion of this course the student will be able to:
- Understand the basic electrical units of Voltage, Current, Resistance, and Power in DC and AC circuits.
- Solve series, parallel, and series-parallel resistive circuits.
- Understand the basics of power generation and distribution.
- Set up electrical circuits, take measurements and analyze data in a laboratory environment.
- Be familiar with the operation of diodes, transistors, logic gates, and microprocessors.
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