Engineering - Course - Electric Circuits I

  • Course Code: POWE212
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: (3 Crs.: 3Lec, 0Lab)
  • Course Type: Engineering Topics from Outside the Major (ETOS)

Course Description

Circuit variables: voltage, current, power, and energy. Circuit elements: resistors, inductors, capacitors, voltage sources, and current sources. Circuit reduction techniques: series and parallel resistors and delta-to-wye transformation. Ohm’s law. Kirchhoff’s laws. DC and AC circuit analysis techniques: node-voltage and mesh-current methods, source transformations, Thévenin and Norton equivalent circuits, and maximum power transfer. Self and mutual inductances. AC steady-state power calculations. Balanced three-phase circuits.