WTMT103 - Electrical Fundamentals

This course introduces the student to the fundamentals of electrical power and its applications. Topics include the concepts of work, power and energy as well as machine applications and electrical circuit components.

 

Hours: 238 (Lecture Hours: 170; Laboratory Hours: 68)

 

Total Weeks:7.9

 

Prerequisites: 
None

 

Non-Course Prerequisites: 
None

 

Co-requisite Statement: 
None

 

Course Content:
- Concepts of work, power and energy
- Machine applications
- Principles of Electricity
- Concepts of electrical outlets
- Electrical Component circuits

 

Learning Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, learners will be able to:
- Apply concepts of work, power and energy
- Apply principles of electricity
- Explain the concepts of electrical circuits
- Explain basic electrical machines

 

Passing Grade: 70%

 

Supplies:  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.