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EWA 160: AC Theory

This course studies alternating current systems and circuits. The effects of inductance and capacitance in alternating current systems are calculated using vector analysis techniques so that the apprentice can understand, design, and troubleshoot the alternating current systems that he will install and maintain. Resonance and power factor correction as power quality issues are also discussed. Limited to IBEW 252 Apprentices.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6

Credits
4
Lecture Hours
60
Clinical Hours
0
Lab Hours
0
Other Hours
0
Total Hours
60

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