# ELCO 1101 DC Circuits - Minnesota West Community and Technical ...

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Oct 5, 2013 (4 years and 7 months ago)

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ELCO 1101 DC Circuits

This course is designed to give the student a good understanding of DC electricity and
electronics:

The following list of topics will be addressed in this course.

1.

Display safety habits

2.

examine electrical device dangers

3.

examine

early history of Electricity

4.

examine the Law of Charges

5.

understanding of Electron Flow

6.

examine Insulators

7.

examine Semiconductors

8.

examine Methods of Producing Electricity

9.

examine Electrical effects

10.

examine Electrical Quantities and Ohm’s Law

11.

understandin
g of Coulomb

12.

understanding of the Amp

13.

understanding of the Conventional Flow theory

14.

understanding of the Volt

15.

understanding of the Ohm

16.

understanding of the Watt

17.

describe Ohm’s Law

18.

describe Static Electricity

19.

analyze Magnetism

20.

describe Resistors

21.

perfor
m Resistive Color code use

22.

describe Resistive power ratings

23.

describe variable Resistors

24.

understand Schematic Symbols

25.

describe series circuits

26.

calculate series circuits values

27.

measure series circuit values

28.

troubleshoot series circuits

29.

describe parallel cir
cuits

30.

calculate parallel circuits values

31.

measure parallel circuit values

32.

analyze parallel circuits

33.

describe complex circuits

34.

calculate complex circuits

35.

measure complex circuits

36.

analyze complex circuits

37.

troubleshoot complex circuits

38.

use wire tables

39.

determi
ne conductor sizes

40.

describe batteries

41.

describe other sources of DC Electricity

42.

describe Magnetic Induction

43.

describe right triangles

44.

calculate right triangles

45.

calculate using Pythagorean Theorem

46.

describe the advantages of Alternating Current, AC

47.

describe A
lternating Current, AC

48.

verify alternating current generation

49.

describe sine waves

50.

calculate sine waves

51.

verify sine waves

52.

describe non
-
sine waves

53.

calculate non
-
sine waves

54.

verify non
-
sine waves

55.

describe alternating current resistive circuits

56.

calculate altern
ating current resistive circuits

57.

verify alternating current resistive circuits describe electromagnetic
induction principles

58.

apply electromagnetic induction principles

59.

describe voltage and current relationships in an inductive circuit

60.

describe resistive in
ductive circuits

61.

calculate resistive inductive circuits

62.

calculate reactive power

63.

calculate apparent power

64.

describe the angle theta

65.

calculate the angle theta

66.

describe resistive inductive parallel circuits

67.

calculate resistive inductive parallel circuits

68.

ver
ify resistive inductive parallel circuits

The information in this course outline is subject to revision

campus Disability Coordinator

their instructor.

This document is available in alternative formats to individuals with disabilities by

contacting the Student Services Advisor or by calling 800
-
658
-
2330 or

Minnesota Relay Service at 800
-
627
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