Electrical Circuits Systems

Course Description

A study of fundamentals of direct and alternating current, basic circuit theory, three-phase circuits, transformers, electrical generators, and motors.

Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate knowledge of series and parallel circuit analysis techniques.
  • Contrast series and parallel circuits.
  • Understand major features of three-phase circuits and filters.
  • Apply concepts of direct current generators, direct current motors, and three-phase alternators.


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