ELEC 1171  Electronic Technology 2 Credit Hours: 3.00 Prerequisites: ELEC 1161
(formerly EETE 1170)
This course is a continuation for students seeking entrylevel knowledge in electronic technology. This course will provide theory and experimentation in the following areas as applied to A.C. circuits: alternators, sine waves, capacitance, inductance, RC, RL and RCL series and parallel circuits, phase shift and filter, phase lead and lag circuits. Experimentation will include the use of meters, the oscilloscope, and the function generator.
Billable Contact Hours: 4
Search for Sections Transfer Possibilities Michigan Transfer Network (MiTransfer)  Utilize this website to easily search how your credits transfer to colleges and universities. OUTCOMES AND OBJECTIVES Outcome 1:
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to develop a series circuit using Electronic Workbench.Outcome 2:
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to solve for all unknown values given 5 different series circuits. Ohm’s, Watt’s and Kirchhoff’s voltage laws will be developed. Outcome 3:
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to develop a parallel circuit using Electronic Workbench. Outcome 4:
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to solve for all unknown values given 5 different parallel circuits. Ohm’s, Watt’s and Kirchhoff’s current laws will be used. Outcome 5:
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to solve for all unknown values given 5 different seriesparallel circuits. Ohm’s, Watt’s and Kirchhoff’s current and voltage laws will be used. Objectives  Magnetism and Electromagnetism
 Explain the principles of the magnetic field
 Explain the principles of electromagnetism
 Describe the operation of various types of electromagnetic devices
 Explain magnetic hysteresis
 Discuss the principle of electromagnetic induction
 Describe various applications of magnetic induction
 Introduction to alternating current and voltage
 Identify a sinusoidal waveform and measure its characteristics
 Describe how sine waves are generated
 Determine the voltage and current values of sine waves
 Describe angular relationships of sine waves
 Mathematically analyze a sinusoidal waveform
 Apply basic circuit analysis to AC resistive circuits
 Determine total voltages that have both AC and DC components
 Identify the characteristics of basic nonsinusoidal waveforms
 Use an oscilloscope to measure waveforms
 Capacitors
 Describe the basic structure and characteristics of a capacitor
 Discuss various types of capacitors
 Analyze series and parallel connected capacitors
 Describe how a capacitor operates in a DC switching circuit
 Describe how a capacitor operates in an AC circuit
 Discuss various capacitor applications
 Test a capacitor
 RC (ResistorCapacitor) circuits
 Describe the relationship between current and voltage in an RC circuit
 Determine impedance and phase angle in a series or parallel RC circuit
 Analyze a series or parallel RC circuit
 Analyze seriesparallel RC circuits
 Determine power in an RC circuit
 Discuss basic RC circuit applications
 Troubleshoot RC circuits
 Inductors
 Describe the basic structure and characteristics of an inductor
 Discuss various types of inductors
 Analyze series and parallel connected inductors
 Describe how an inductor operates in a DC switching circuit
 Describe how an inductor operates in an AC circuit
 Discuss various inductor applications
 Test a capacitor
 RLC circuits and resonance
 Determine the impedance and phase angle of a series RLC circuit
 Analyze series and parallel RLC circuits
 Analyze a circuit for series or parallel resonance
 Analyze the operation of series or parallel resonant filters
 Discuss various system applications of resonant circuits
 Transformers
 Explain mutual inductance
 Describe how a transformer is constructed and how it works
 Explain how StepUp and StepDown transformers work
 Discuss the effect of a resistive load across the secondary winding
 Discuss the concept of reflected load in a transformer
 Discuss impedance matching with transformers
 Explain how transformers act as an isolation device
 Describe various types of transformers
 Troubleshoot circuits which use transformers
COMMON DEGREE OUTCOMES (CDO) • Communication: The graduate can communicate effectively for the intended purpose and audience. • Critical Thinking: The graduate can make informed decisions after analyzing information or evidence related to the issue. • Global Literacy: The graduate can analyze human behavior or experiences through cultural, social, political, or economic perspectives. • Information Literacy: The graduate can responsibly use information gathered from a variety of formats in order to complete a task. • Quantitative Reasoning: The graduate can apply quantitative methods or evidence to solve problems or make judgments. • Scientific Literacy: The graduate can produce or interpret scientific information presented in a variety of formats.
CDO marked YES apply to this course: Information Literacy: YES Quantitative Reasoning: YES Scientific Literacy: YES
COURSE CONTENT OUTLINE  Magnetism and Electromagnetism
 The magnetic field
 Electromagnetism
 Electromagnetic devices
 Magnetic hysteresis
 Electromagnetic induction
 Applications of electromagnetic induction
 Introduction to alternating current and voltage
 The sine wave
 Sinusoidal voltage sources
 Voltage and current values of sine waves
 Phase shift and angular measurement of sine waves
 Sine wave formulas
 Ohm’s law and Kirchoff’s law in AC circuits
 Superimposed DC and AC voltages
 Nonsinusoidal waveforms
 The oscilloscope
 Capacitors
 Types of capacitors
 Series and parallel capacitors
 Capacitors in DC and AC circuits
 Capacitor applications
 Testing capacitors
 RC (ResistorCapacitor) circuits
 Sinusoidal response of RC circuits
 Impedance and phase angle of series and parallel RC circuits
 Analysis of series and parallel RC circuits
 SeriesParallel RC circuits
 Power in RC circuits
 Basic applications of RC circuits
 Troubleshooting RC circuits
 Inductors
 Types of inductors
 Series and parallel inductors
 Inductors in DC and AC circuits
 Inductor applications
 Testing inductors
 RLC circuits and resonance
 Impedance and phase angle of series RLC circuits
 Analysis of series RLC circuits
 Series and parallel resonance
 Series and parallel resonant filters
 RLC circuit applications
 Transformers
 Mutual inductance
 The basic transformer
 StepUp and StepDown transformers
 Loading the secondary
 Reflected load
 Matching source and load resistance
 Isolation transformers
 Other types of transformers
 Troubleshooting transformers
Primary Faculty Dulinski, Kenneth Secondary Faculty Seger, Jennifer Associate Dean Thero, Laura Dean Hutchison, Donald
Official Course Syllabus  Macomb Community College, 14500 E 12 Mile Road, Warren, MI 48088
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