Oct 24, 2019
EE 1014 - Introduction to Electrical Engineering
Introduction to the profession of electrical engineering. Develops a knowledge of key technical concepts of electricity: voltage, current, resistance, and power. Explores the history, professional values, and methods of electrical engineering. Lab work provides hands-on experience with electrical systems. Introduction to MATLAB®.
Requisites: MATH 1200 or above or math placement level 2 or higher
Credit Hours: 4
General Education Code: 2AS
Repeat/Retake Information: May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.
Lecture/Lab Hours: 3.0 lecture, 2.0 laboratory
Grades: Eligible Grades: A-F,WP,WF,WN,FN,AU,I
- Students will be able to analyze an electric circuit evaluating currents, voltages, power and resistances, applying basic laws and methods of analysis.
- Students will be able to use a digital multimeter to measure electrical quantities.
- Students will be able to construct an electric circuit.
- Students will be able to use Matlab to analyze and verify results from real measurements, and plot basic graphs.
- Students will be able to apply basic concepts of statistics in the framework of electrical engineering.
- Students will be able to use a microcontroller and program it to navigate a robot.
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