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Basics of Electrical Technology


Basics of Electrical Technology

Basics of Electrical Technology

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Course Description

The power of electrical energy has been harnessed by engineers over the past century to transform society and how we live our lives. The phenomenon of electrical energy has been known since the 16th century, but it was only in the 19th century that rapid progress was made in the areas of electrical technology and electrical engineering.
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This free online electrical technology course introduces the basic laws of electricity, sources of electricity and safety procedures when working with electricity. It also reviews electrical technology such as resistors, inductors, capacitors and series and parallel circuits. This free online electrical technology course will be of great interest to all learners who would like to learn the basics of electricity and how electrical technology works to bring all the benefits of modern living into our lives.

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Learning Outcomes

Learning outcomes: - Understand how to be safe around Electrical Technology; - The basics and the basic laws of Electrical Technology;


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Module Title
Module 1: Safety Methods
Module 2: Electricity Sources
Module 3: Resistors
Module 4: Inductors
Basics of Electrical Technology - First Assessment
Module 5: Capacitors
Module 6: Basic Laws of Electricity
Module 7: Single Phase AC Series Circuits
Module 8: Single Phase AC Parallel Circuits
Module 9: 3 - Phase System Power, Energy and Power Factor
Basics of Electrical Technology - Second Assessment
Basics of Electrical Technology - Final Assessment

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Course Title Basics of Electrical Technology
Course # 536
Course Publisher Agnite
Course Category 85
Content Origin
Course Description  The power of electrical energy has been harnessed by engineers over the past century to transform society and how we live our lives. The phenomenon of electrical energy has been known since the 16th century, but it was only in the 19th century that rapid progress was made in the areas of electrical technology and electrical engineering. This free online electrical technology course introduces the basic laws of electricity, sources of electricity and safety procedures when working with electricity. It also reviews electrical technology such as resistors, inductors, capacitors and series and parallel circuits. This free online electrical technology course will be of great interest to all learners who would like to learn the basics of electricity and how electrical technology works to bring all the benefits of modern living into our lives.
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Release Date 29 November 2012
   
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Course Duration (Avg Learner) 1-2 Hours
Video/Audio None
Audio Only High
Animation High
Assessments Yes
 
Education Level
Age appropriateness 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level Lower High/ Secondary School
 
Validation Level 5
ALISON Testing Yes
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PDF Download Yes
Parchment Yes
Framed Certification Yes
   
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  • RICHARD BESSAH Ghana Am so proud of the organizers of these program, it really helps a lot, it actually makes me the real electrical technician. once again kudos to the organizers, for i have successfully completed the basics of electrical technology,therefore awaiting my certificate. 2015-02-23 17:02:22
  • Arnel Cardente Philippines It was a great way of learning specially when the students are also working like me,and its help me a lot to understand the basic law of electricity. 2015-02-17 07:02:06
  • RICHARD BESSAH Ghana The basics of electrical technology course has really given me the light on theoretical aspect of electrical technology field It is absolutely one of the best program so far I have met, especially the audio reading background of it. 2015-01-28 16:01:38
  • Mike Rhajiak Canada This course was very informative I enjoyed it very much thanks. I also learned a lot more. 2015-01-28 14:01:52
  • Otiano Bidó Pinales Dominican Republic This is a very good course to understand the basics concepts and principles of electrical systems,like power factor apparent power and real power, I am very surprised with this course that I never have seen before,thanks to Alison to bring the knowledge through an explicit way to teach. 2015-01-25 15:01:36
  • Julius Peter United States of America this course had lots of vital information 2015-01-21 00:01:43
  • Julius Peter United States of America I am so proud to take this online course, it really refreshed my memory about basic electricity. this is a field I've always wanted to work in. I am also looking forward to upgrading myself by taking some more courses in the future. this course was very helpful with lots of information which is very useful. 2015-01-20 01:01:19
  • Bobby Ramsey United States of America Very enlightening. Gives me a new appreciation for all the things I did not know and have to study. Gives good insight into the electrical technology. 2015-01-17 01:01:01
  • Ahmed Abdalah Saudi Arabia Ahmed Abdalah / This is great course to do and gain the basics 2015-01-13 21:01:16
  • Ahmed Abdalah Saudi Arabia this course is very useful 2015-01-13 20:01:18
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