May 21, 2022
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.
Billable Contact Hours: 2
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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 (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:
Critical Thinking: YES
Information Literacy: YES
Quantitative Reasoning: YES
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
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