ELE 146 - Adv. Industrial Electrical

Course Description

Through structured classroom and hands-on skill building, the student will learn power factor, ventilating, air conditioning, and other facilities, system protection, lightning protection, site lighting, programmable logic controllers, developing a program for a PLC, fiber optics, hazardous locations, and harmonics. Group 2 course.

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Required Prerequisites

ELE 142

Course Learning Outcomes

  • Identify Environmental Systems.
  • Explain variances on the electrical system.
  • Articulate the concept of Automation.
  • Determine the variances discovered on the electrical system like Harmonics.
  • Develop an introductory PLC program.
  • Design the lighting needs and layout.
  • Calculate the demands of various safety and environmental systems.
  • Synthesize all the systems together incorporating various environments to the electrical safety system.
  • Evaluate the world of automation and programming logic.
Human Dimension:
  • Analyze industrial and manufacturing job prospects.
  • Recognize industry requires and demands knowledgeable electricians.
Caring - Civic Learning:
  • Demonstrate the depth and level of understanding of the electrical systems.
Learning How to Learn:
  • Initiate programming options showing uses and practical applications.