Dec 04, 2020
ATAM 1360 - Mathematics-Electrical Circuitry-Algebra & Trigonometry
Credit Hours: 2.00
Prerequisites: ATAM 1350 or consent of apprenticeship coordinator
Sign numbers, grouping symbols, factoring equations in one unknown, fractions, fractional equations, exponents and radicals, solution of simultaneous equations, and introduction to j factor.
Location: South Campus
Contact Hours: 2
Billable Contact Hours: 2
OUTCOMES AND OBJECTIVES
Outcome 1: Upon completion of this course, students will be able to complete math calculations for electrical circuitry.
- Utilize a calculator to solve math problems.
- List the steps involved in solving an equation.
- Add, subtract, multiply, and divide whole numbers, fractions, and decimals, both longhand and with a calculator.
- Use powers of ten and scientific notation on the calculator.
- Transform and solve equations.
- Convert units and solve associated problems.
COMMON DEGREE OUTCOMES
(Bulleted outcomes apply to the course)
- 1. The graduate can integrate the knowledge and technological skills necessary to be a successful learner.
- The graduate can demonstrate how to think competently.
- 3. The graduate can demonstrate how to employ mathematical knowledge.
- The graduate can demonstrate how to communicate competently.
- The graduate is sensitive to issues relating to a diverse, global society.
COURSE CONTENT OUTLINE
- Ohm’s Law, Series Circuits
- Series Circuits
- Algebraic Fractions: Addition and Subtraction
- Algebraic Fractions: Multiplication and Division; Complex Fractions
- Fractional Equations
- Literal Equations, Fractional
- Parallel Circuits
- Series - Parallel Circuits
- Simultaneous Equations Addition, Subtraction, Substitution and Comparison
- Network Simplification
- Trigonometry Functions
- Right Triangles
Official Course Syllabus - Macomb Community College, 14500 E 12 Mile Road, Warren, MI 48088
Add to Favorites (opens a new window)