Electrical Basics and Laboratory

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Course No: ETEC.1300-001; SIS Class Nbr: 14093; SIS Term: 2910
Course Status: Open

Course Description

This course introduces the basic principles of electrical engineering, including the concepts of voltage, current, resistance, inductance and capacitance. Ohm's Law, Kirchhoff's Laws, superposition, Thevenin's theorem, and Norton's theorem will be covered. Alternating current concepts, frequency response and filters are discussed. The use of laboratory power supplies and measuring instruments such as oscilloscopes, voltmeters, ammeters and ohmmeters are demonstrated. Written reports are required.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: MATH.1250
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  • Core Codes: STEM
  • Credits: 2; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Alan Rux
  • UMass Lowell Bookstore

When Offered & Tuition

  • M | 6:30 PM-9:20 PM
  • Fall 2019: Sep 04 to Dec 20
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: --
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

Related Programs: B.S. in Information Technology, B.S. in Mechanical Engineering Technology, A.S. in Mechanical Engineering Technology, A.S. in Information Technology

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