Oct 23, 2018
ELEC 110 Introduction to Electronics I (Survey Course)6 credits
Electronics impacts all of our lives, this complete introduction to basic electricity/electronics principles with an emphasis on hands-on application of theory provides a solid foundation to anyone in the ” high-tech” workforce. A good look into how these electronics products really work.
Prerequisites: MATH 087 and ENGL 093 or instructor permission.
Quarters Offered: All
This course teaches to the global outcome of Teamwork.
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:
- Use a Scientific a Calculator and Scientific Notation to perform basic calculations
- Properly apply Industry Safety Precautions
- Describe and use the Periodic Table of Elements as it pertains to electrical characteristics
- Use Basic Formulas and apply the associated laws of physics for electronics
- Correctly use Electronic Abbreviations, including the Greek Alphabet, Commonly Used Prefixes, Resistor Color Codes, Electronic Symbols and Semiconductor Schematic Symbols
- Describe the Fundamentals of Electricity
- Define Current, Voltage, and Resistance, and Power
- Take Electrical measurements using a variety of Meters and standard electronics test equipment
- Describe the fundamentals of DC Circuits
- Define Magnetism, Inductance and Capacitance
- Describe AC Circuits and Alternating Current
- Define and demonstrate the ability to take AC Measurements as it pertains to Resistive, Capacitive, Inductive, and Resonant AC Circuits
- Describe and demonstrate a working knowledge of Transformers
- Successfully work in mixed teams to accomplish required tasks