AUTO - Vehicle Electronics - 00163864

Description: This course reviews the fundamentals of electricity and electronics as applied to the automotive industry. Topics addressed include the principles and theory of electricity, electrical terminology, electro-magnetism; including motors and induction, the principles of semi-conductors, basic automotive computer operation, including the operation of sensor, output or control signals, and data communication circuits. Also included in this course is the performance of accurate electrical measurements using a Digital Multi-meter (Volts, Ohms, Amps) and other appropriate tools; diagnosis and performance of electrical wiring repairs; and the understanding electrical system failures and basic diagnostic principles. Reading and interpreting vehicle service manual or electronic service information electrical wiring schematics will also be covered. (Prerequisites: None)(3 credits lecture/2 credits lab)

Credits: 5.00

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