Courses Catalogue

Electrical Science

COURSE CODE: ELE1103
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Mechanical Engineering, Bsc
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description


This course introduces the student to fundamental concepts in electrical quantities, electrical

circuits, resistance variation, Batteries and Alternative sources of energy

Series and Parallel networks, Capacitors, and Capacitance, and Magnetic Circuits.

COURSE JUSTIFICATION/RATIONALE

This course provides a comprehensive idea about circuit analysis, working principles of machines and common measuring instruments.

COURSE OBJECTIVES 

 At the end of this course, the student should be able to:

  •    Outline the fundamental concepts in Electrical Engineering.
  •    Apply the fundamental concepts in other Electrical and other Engineering fields.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

A student on completing this course is expected to:

  •   Solve Engineering problems using Electrical Science concepts.
  •    Design, construct, test and analyze different application circuits and drawings.