Level: 4Credits: 15 (0.125 EFTS)

Compulsory: Yes

Aim: To develop knowledge and understanding of the application of general fundamental electrical and electronic circuit principles.

Pre-requisites / Co-requisites: Students must be admitted to the New Zealand Diploma in Engineering programme to enrol in this course.

Topics include: 
* DC circuit theory, series, parallel and series-parallel resistors and voltage dividers, Kirchhoff's laws * Transients in RC circuits * AC circuit theory, capacitive, inductive components
* RC, LR and LCR networks in ac circuits 
*Explain and apply fundamental principle of basic 3 phase theory

*Demonstrate use of electrical measuring equipment.