CIP Code: 46.0301  (Electrical and Power Transmission Installation/Installer, General)
Course Title: Basic Electrical Theory
Course Level: Introductory
Course Description: Basic theory and practice of electrical circuits. Includes calculations as applied to alternating and direct current.
End-of-Course Outcomes: Explain atomic structure and basic values such as voltage, current, resistance, and power; determine electrical values for combination circuits in direct current (DC) and alternating current (AC) containing resistance, inductance, and capacitance; summarize the principles of magnetism; calculate voltage drop based on conductor length, type of material, and size; and utilize electrical measuring instruments.
Lab Recommended

WECM Course(s)  
SCH Rubric Range: 64-144
ELPT 1311
CEU Rubric:
Course Reference(s):
ELPT 1011: Basic Electrical Theory
Year: 2007

WECM Appendix

CIP Rubric Number Course Name Semester
Credit Hrs
Min
Cont Hrs
Max
Cont Hrs
46.0301 ELPT 1311 Basic Electrical Theory 3 64 144