An introduction to the basic principles of electricity and electronics. Topics include units and notation, current, voltage, resistance, Ohm’s Law, power, energy, circuit protection, wire sizing, series and parallel circuits, capacitance, inductance, impedance, alternating current, three-phase electrical systems, transformers, single-phase motors, and three-phase motors. Two-hour lecture, two-hour lab. Prerequisite/Co-requisite: TEC 11704 or MTH 11403. Course fee required.
Offered Fall for 3 Semester hours.