Students learn about the design and function of automotive electronics systems and will perform troubleshooting and repair procedures. Topics include voltage, current, resistance, power, series circuits, parallel circuits, series-parallel circuits, circuit terminology, electron and conventional current flow, circuit construction and electrical relationships. Additional topics include magnetic theory, circuit protection devices, semi-conductors, microprocessors, wiring, 12-volt batteries and on-board diagnostic systems.
Course code: IAST 1023
Length: 150 hours
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