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ELEC 405 Transformers and Rotating Machinery

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Electronics Technology Materials

Extra supplies/lab fees may be required in all Electronic Technology courses.

Minimum Grade for Prerequisites

Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite courses.

Course Description

This course deals with the electrical equipment used to produce rotary energy. Four main topics are included: three-phase power, transformers, generators, and motors. Device characteristics, operating theory, system interconnection, and basic control devices are covered. Troubleshooting and logical circuit tracing are emphasized.

Units: 2
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 24-27
  • Lab hours/semester: 24-27
  • Homework hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: Completion of or concurrent enrollment in ELEC 112.
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU