Oct 29, 2020  
BC3 Academic Catalog: 2020-2021 
    
BC3 Academic Catalog: 2020-2021

ELEC 110 - Electrical Fundamentals


7 credits (5 lecture, 4 lab)
This course covers the foundations of DC and AC electrical circuits. Major topics included are: atomic structure, units of measurement, engineering and scientific notation, Ohm’s Law, Kirchhoff’s Laws, Thevenin’s and Norton’s Theorems, superposition theorem, mesh and nodal analysis, reactance, impedance, resonance, and transformers.  Breadboarding techniques will be emphasized in the laboratory section of the course - along with the use of power supplies, DMMs, oscilloscopes, and function generators.  Fall semester only.
Prerequisite(s): C or better grade in high school Algebra or MATH 090 or MATH 091.