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DIE 211 Advanced Electrical/Electronic Systems
Credit Hours:  3
Effective Term: Fall 2016
SUN#: None
AGEC: None  
Credit Breakdown: 1 Lecture, 6 Labs
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A, B, C, D, F
Cross-Listed:  


Description: An application of electrical/electronic principles and theories emphasizing electrical system anomaly diagnostics and repair/replacement of components.

Prerequisites: DIE111

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Synthesis Level) Model safe procedures in the workplace, per OSHA.
2. (Comprehension Level) Describe basic electrical theory.
3. (Comprehension Level) Identify and describe the functions of electrical circuits and components.
4. (Comprehension Level) Describe how a chemical electron pump changes energy levels.
5. (Application Level) Using appropriate test equipment, determine cause of failure in electron pumps.
6. (Comprehension Level) Describe how electromagnetic principles and electromagnetic induction apply to electrical and electronic subsystems.
7. (Synthesis Level) Locate and resolve failure concerns in electromagnetic generators using appropriate test equipment and knowledge of theory of operation.
8. (Comprehension Level) Describe theory of operation of an electric motor.
9. (Synthesis Level) Locate and resolve failure concerns in electric motors using test equipment and knowledge of theory of operation.
10. (Synthesis Level) Locate and resolve failure concerns in other electrical components and subsystems using a knowledge of theory of operation and appropriate test equipment.
11. (Comprehension Level) Describe the function of input sensors and the outputs of heavy equipment Powertrain Control Modules (PCM)and other electronic control components.
12. (Synthesis Level) Locate and resolve failure code concerns in electronic controls as applied to diesel engines, hydraulic components, and heavy equipment accessories.
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
All learning outcomes meet AED Technical Standards for Construction Equipment Technicians.