Marine Electronics - Principles of Electricity and Circuit Parameters
Learn about the principles of electricity relevant to electronic components used in maritime.Publisher: ADU
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The recent advancement observed in watercrafts is owed to the implementation of marine electronics on ships, vessels, and other vehicles relevant to maritime. These advancements have helped improve the design of boats, ships, vessels, etc. in design, performance, practicality, and even safety. The advancements have brought about communication systems, collision detection technology, IT management software for cargoes as well as passengers, etc.This transformation has been built on electricity principles and circuit parameters discussed in this free online course from Alison. The course highlights the fundamentals from electrical engineering relevant to marine electronics including the standard symbols and units of electricity elements alongside the relationship between their theories to the many applications they have in marine electronics. This free online course also analyzes the building blocks of circuits breaking down the different parameters that make electronic circuits relevant to all forms of electronic technologies applied in computers, wristwatches, light bulbs, fans, electric rotors, radars, accumulators, etc. Advanced circuit units like the unit of inductance Henry is also simplified in illustrations included in this course alongside advanced concepts of inductance like flux linkages.
Marine Electronics - Principles of Electricity and Circuit Parameters is a free online course that offers an understanding of the workings, principles, and applications of different electronic circuit parameters. The course covers the fundamentals of parameters and elements used in designing complex tools for required energy output, manipulation, quick storage, and pathing. The course details the important electrical components in maritime electronics including resistors, inductors, and capacitors. The course offers important lessons on aspects of electronic components for capacitor charging and discharging, self-inductance and mutual inductance. The time constant of RL circuits, classification of materials, as well as colour coding resistors, etc. The course analyzes electrical sources like independent and dependent sources. The course also helps a learner to identify electrical network elements including active and passive elements. The course will help you distinguish between the different electronic networks relevant to marine electronics including bilateral and unilateral networks, linear and nonlinear networks.The course covers the concepts surrounding the principles of electricity and circuit parameters related to marine electronics. This course aims to equip learners with an outlook of electronics consisting of basic electronic technology concepts to the more advanced elements of electronic components for mariners and people involved in maritime.
This course will take you through a study of fundamental principles to more advanced concepts of circuits and network elements. The course will be of significant interest to students, researchers, marine engineers, and anyone seeking to learn about marine electronics and its different workings. Furthermore, our lives are increasingly dependent on logistics of products from our home countries in the form of exports and foreign shores in the form of imports; both a form of utilizing complex maritime transport technologies supported by electronics. For that important reason, the knowledge of electrical principles and circuit parameters alongside the aspects they cover is very important. From our home countries in the form of exports and foreign shores in the form of imports; both a form of utilizing complex maritime transport technologies supported by electronics. For that important reason, the knowledge of electrical principles and circuit parameters alongside the aspects they cover is very important. So, register for this free online course from Alison today to improve your understanding of the principles of electricity and circuit parameters, their workings, as well as their applications in relevant marine systems.Start Course Now
Principles of Electricity
Principles of Electricity - Learning Outcomes
Fundamental Principles of Electricity
Electromotive Force and Current
Principles of Electricity - Lesson Summary
Circuit Parameters - Learning Outcomes
Circuit Parameters - Lesson Summary
Upon successful completion of this course, you should be able to:
- Explain the standard symbols and units used in electronics.
- Discuss the basic science behind electricity.
- Describe Electro-Motive Force (EMF) and electric current.
- Distinguish between potential difference and voltage difference.
- Analyze the formula chart relating resistance, current, voltage, and power.
- List the different circuit parameters relevant to marine electronics.
- Explain the concept of inductance.
- Define capacitance and capacitors.
- State the classification of resistors.
- Distinguish between independent and dependent electrical sources.
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