2012-2013 CCBC College Catalog

Electronics

ELEI 101 – 4 Credits
Basic HVAC Electricity

Discusses A.C. and D.C. circuit fundamentals. Discusses basic wiring and contrcution prinicples, commerical and industrial wiring, residential wiring, the purpose and use of the National Electricial Code, and the How's and Why's of basic wiring and construction. NOTE: Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions. Lab Fee: $40.00

ELEI 106 – 4 Credits
D.C. Circuit Analysis

Discusses the theories and applications of direct current (D.C.) electricity beginning with atomic theory and explores how current flows. The concepts and properties of voltage, resistance, work, power, and magnetism will be explained. NOTE: Courses offered less than once a year.

Corequisite: MATH 082 or consent of instructor

ELEI 107 – 4 Credits
A.C. Circuit Analysis

Discusses the theories and applications of A.C. electricity. Investigates alternating current generation, measurement, periodic waveforms, reactance, phasor quantities, impedance, power and power factor, network analysis, resonance, transformer theory and operation, and poly-phase systems. Three hours of lecture and two hours of lab a week one semester. NOTE: Courses offered less than once a year.

Prerequisites: ELEI 106 and MATH 108 Lab Fee: $20.00

ELEI 110 – 2 Credits
Electronics Assembly Technique

ELEI 114 – 3 Credits
Principles of Electronics/Electricity

Presents foundational concepts for safe use of electronics and electricity in the industrial environment. Relevant theoretical and practical information is covered, relating to current, magnetism, current resistance and potential difference, electrical component, conductors, and AC and DC circuits. Topics include resistors, color coding, Ohm's Law and Kirchhoff's Law, calculating voltage, series, parallel and series/parallel circuits. Proper use of soldering tools and test equipment will also be covered. 3 Credit hours: 2 lecture hours per week; 2 lab hours per week NOTE: Courses offered once a year (fall or spring) Co-requisites: MATH 135 or MATH 165 or MATH 251

ELEI 115 – 3 Credits
Electronic Circuits I

Provides students with valuable technical skills as they analyze a system and troubleshoot the following analog components and circuits: diodes, transistors, field effect transistors (FETs), small and large signal amplifiers, oscillators, integrated circuit fabrication techniques and thyristors. NOTE: Courses offered once a year (fall or spring).

Prerequisites: EMET 145 or ENSC 145

ELEI 201 – 3 Credits
Advanced HVAC Electricity

Explores motors, controls, and other electrical devices and interpretation of more complex electricial schematic diagrams for a variety of applications. Two hours of lecture and two hours of lab a week, one semester. NOTE: Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions. Lab Fee: $25.00

ELEI 204 – 3 Credits
Introduction to Digital Electronics

Explores the theory and operation of the basic building blocks of digital electronics with emphasis on transistor-transistor logic (TTL) and complementary metal oxide semiconductor (CMOS) integrated circuit logic families; prepares for continued study of theory and operation of microprocessors and microcomputers. NOTE: Same as ENSC 204. Credit can be earned for one course only. NOTE: Courses offered less than once a year.

Prerequisite: EMET 145 or ENSC 145

ELEI 205 – 4 Credits
Microprocessors & Microcomputers

ELEI 206 – 3 Credits
D.C. Motor Theory and Controls

Studies the theory and operation of D.C. motors and generators and components/systems used to control the operation of D.C. motors. Explains the principles of motor and generator action, series field, shunt field, and compound field. Two hours of lecture and two hours of lab a week for one semester. NOTE: Courses offered less than once a year.

Prerequisites: MATH 163, ELEI 106, and ELEN 111 or consent of instructor

ELEI 207 – 3 Credits
A.C. Motor Theory and Controls

Studies the theory, operation, and control of the most commonly used A.C. motors and alternators. Emphasizes the installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting of the motors and motor controls. NOTE: Courses offered less than once a year.

Prerequisite: ELEI 107 or consent of instructor

ELEI 208 – 3 Credits
Microprocessor Interfacing

ELEI 209 – 4 Credits
Automatic Control Feedback Systems

Integrates concepts into the design and understanding of a complete control system and discusses automatic control systems emphasizing positive and negative feedback. Explores the use of magnetic and operational amplifiers in automatic control systems and gain and control circuit stability. NOTE: Courses offered less than once a year.

Prerequisite: ELEI 206 or consent of instructor

ELEI 212 – 3 Credits
Programmable Controllers

Studies commonly used industrial programmable controllers and ladder logic emphasizing applications and troubleshooting of programmable controller systems. Provides hands-on experience in the lab portion of the course using PLC (programmable logic controller) software. 2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours per week. NOTE: Courses offered less than once a year.

Prerequisite: ELEI 204 or consent of program director

ELEI 215 – 3 Credits
Communications Electronics

Discusses basic principles of communications and communications circuits including transmission line principles, antennas, and electro-magnetic propagation. Students explore the interrelationship between digital systems and communication systems. NOTE: Courses offered less than once a year.

Prerequisites: ELEI 225

ELEI 225 – 3 Credits
Electronic Circuits II

Explores the basics of analog electronic circuit analysis including the theory and circuitry of operational amplifiers, power supplies, oscillators and voltage regulators. Practical laboratory work includes building and analyzing electronic circuits. NOTE: Courses offered less than once a year.

Prerequisite: ELEI 115 or ENSC 115