Course Description
Basic Electricity
(3-2-4). A study of aircraft electrical systems
and their requirements including the use of
ammeter, voltmeter, and ohmmeter; series and
parallel circuits; inductance and capacitance;
magnetism; converting alternating current (AC) to
direct current (DC); controlling devices;
maintenance and servicing of aircraft batteries;
and reading and interpreting aircraft electrical
diagrams to include solid state devices and logic
functions. Fundamentals of safety also addressed.
Semester hours:3
Lecture hours:2
Lab hours:4
Petition required:Y
Course may be repeated for credit when the topic varies:N
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