AUTC 104 - Automotive Electrical Systems I
(3,3) 4 Credits
Corequisite(s): A grade of C or better in AUTC 101 Automotive Introduction, Fundamentals, and Safety .
Principles of electricity, circuitry and service are included in this course. It will cover batteries, starting and charging systems, lighting and accessory systems as well as laws relating to power and consumption of electricity including Kirchhoff’s Law, Ohm’s Law, and Watt’s Law. Skills in trouble-shooting the automotive electrical system will be developed with the use of modern testing and service equipment.
In the lab, students will learn a hands-on strategy to perform basic maintenance of engines and learn how to use a variety of hand tools and precision measurement tools. Students will be required to wear clothing appropriate for auto shop safety at all classes. Safety glasses will also be required at all classes.
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