Introduce the concepts of electrical systems including transformers, the potential dangers of electrical power and the application and safety standards related to electrical power components. Utility, industrial and alternative power generation and distribution systems are discussed. Advanced concepts including power factor correction are covered. Laboratory activities are performed to verify the theory.
Pre/Corequisites: 10-660-117 AC 2: CIRCUIT ANALYSIS and 10-620-172 INDUSTRY WORKPLACE SAFETY. Condition: Accepted into the Electromechanical Technology Associate Degree program, Industrial Electronics and Maintenance Technical Diploma or Industrial Electronics and Maintenance Technician Certificate, or with Dean or Associate Dean approval.