MG5014 – Electrical and Electronic Principles 1
Please contact the Student Enrolment & Information Centre to determine a module's availability
Electrical and Electronic Principles 1
To enable students to understand general electrical and power circuit theory principles and skills.
- Directed hours
- Self directed hours
- Total learning hours
- Learning Outcomes
- Apply the fundamental principles of DC theory
Apply the fundamental principles of AC theory
Apply the fundamental principles of basic three phase theory
Operate and apply the use of electrical measuring equipment.
- DC circuit theory including concepts of EMF, voltage and current, resistance, Ohms Law, Kirchhoff's laws, resistors in series, parallel and series-parallel and voltage dividers.
Construction and operation of capacitors including current and voltage transients in RC circuits.
Sinusoidal alternating voltages and currents and the behaviour of capacitive reactive components in an AC circuit; phasor diagrams.
Combinational logic circuits, simple op-amp circuits, diodes and simple power supply circuits.
Basic electrical measuring equipment.
- Assessment Criteria
- Assessment 1 Laboratory Assessment 30
Assessment 2 Written Tests 30
Assessment 3 Exam 40