Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
31-413-353 022724 Electricity-Basic
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description31-413-353 ELECTRICITY-BASIC ...basic electricity: fundamental laws and circuit analysis. (Prerequisites: Accepted into Electrical Power Distribution)
Total Credits1
Prior Learning Assessments
None
Course Competencies
  1. Define, and explain the structure of an atom and its relationship to the electron theory.
  2. Define the key concepts of voltage, current, and resistance.
  3. Explain the interrelationship of voltage, current, resistance, and power as described by "Ohm's Law," and apply them to solve for unknown electrical values
  4. Define and describe resistance, and the common types of resistors used in electrical circuitry.
  5. Describe the relationship between magnetism and electricity
  6. Apply the basic electric meters, to measure the electrical values of voltage, current, and resistance.
  7. Identify the characteristics of, and analyze, a DC series circuit.
  8. Identify the characteristics of, and analyze, a DC parallel circuit
  9. Analyze a DC compound circuit