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WTMT104 - Meters and Test Equipment
This course introduces the student to the form, function and operating principles of meters and test equipment. Test procedures are explained and practiced.

36 (Lecture Hours 24; Laboratory Hours 12)

Total Weeks:1.2

This course is offered online: No

Pre-Requisites: None

Course Content:
- Common meter features
- Voltage measurement
- Current measurement
- Resistance measurement
- Power and energy measurement

Learning Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, learners will be able to:
- Set up and demonstrate meter use for voltage measurement of a circuit
- Measure current in a given circuit
- Measure resistance in a given circuit
- Measure and record energy monitoring data
- Measure and record power reading on a meter

Passing Grade: 70%

Grading Weight:
Final Exam: 20 %
Quizzes and Tests: 70 %
Lab Work: 10 %

Course Offered in Other ProgramsNo


Coveralls, footwear having CSA approved safety-toe protection, CSA approved safety glasses with clear lenses, learning modules, notebooks, and calculator.

Textbooks:Textbooks are subject to change. Please contact the bookstore at your local campus for current book lists.
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