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Course Description

This is the first module in the Electrical Engineering for Non-Electrical Engineers Certificate Program. It is 100% Online.

Course Outline

1 - Introduction

Electricity Definition
Engineering Definition
Electrical Engineering Definition
Electricity in the service of mankind
History of Electricity
Electrical Safety, Codes and Standards
Engineering Profession and Professionalism
Training, Qualification and Certification

2 - Electrical Fundamentals

Introduction
Atoms, Electrons, Protons, Neutrons and Ions
Current
Voltage  
Charge
Energy
Power
Ohms Law
Magnetism and Electromagnetism
Magnetic Fields, Flux, and Poles
Maxwell’s Law
Faraday’s Law
Induced Voltage
Eddy Current
Additional Notes
(Chapter 1)

3 - Electrical Components and Circuits

Introduction
Resistors and Resistance
Conductors and Conductance
Resistors in Series and in Parallel
Electrical Short and Open Circuit  
Capacitor and Capacitance
Capacitors in Series and in Parallel
Capacitive Reactance
Inductor and Inductance
Inductors in Series and in Parallel
Inductive Reactance
Impedance
Magnetic Circuits vs Electrical Circuits
Basic Electrical Instrument
Wheatstone Bridge and Resistance Temperature Detectors
Additional Notes
(Chapter 1, 2)

4 - Direct Current (DC)

Introduction
Polarity
Kirchoff’s Voltage Law
Kirchoff’s Current Law
Voltage Division
Current Division
Multi-loop Circuit Analysis
Diodes
Half Wave Rectifiers
Full Wave Rectifiers
Transistors
Semi-Conductors
Electronic Devices and Printed Circuit Boards
Additional Notes
(Chapter 2)

5 - Alternating Current (AC)

Introduction
Alternating Current vs Direct Current
DC and Average Value of AC
Alternating Current and Impedance
Phasor Form, Rectangular Form
Sinusoidal Form, Exponential Form
Impedance Analysis
AC Waveforms and Frequency
Transformers
Single Phase AC Transformer
Autotransformers
Voltage Regulation, Voltage Regulator
Three Phase AC
Three Phase AC vs Single Phase AC
Current Transformers (CT)
Potential Transformer (PT)
Three Phase AC Transformers
Additional Notes
(Chapter 3)
EXAM for Module I

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Section Title
Electrical Engineering Basics (Module I)
Type
Online
Dates
Feb 20, 2020 to Apr 09, 2020
Contact Hours
26.0
Course Fee(s)
Fee non-credit $1,195.00
Section Notes
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