Course Descriptions for ENGR 2405
ENGR 2405 (4 Credit Hours)
Offered at RLC
Electrical Circuits I
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: MATH 2414 and PHYS 2425.
Corequisite/Concurrent: MATH 2320.
Course Description: Principles of electrical circuits and systems. Basic circuit elements (resistance, inductance, mutual inductance, capacitance, independent and dependent controlled voltage, and current sources) Topology of electrical networks; Kirchhoff’s laws; node and mesh analysis; DC circuit analysis; operational amplifiers; transient and sinusoidal steady-state analysis; AC circuit analysis; first-and second-order circuits; Bode plots; and use of computer simulation software to solve circuit problems. Laboratory experiments supporting theoretical principles presented in ENGR 2305 involving DC and AC circuit theory, network theorems, time, and frequency domain circuit analysis. Introduction to principles and operation of basic laboratory equipment; laboratory report. (3 Lec., 3 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 1410015110
This Course Description includes updates that were added after it was originally published on June 11, 2015. (Current) | (Changes)
Designated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for transfer among community colleges and state public four year colleges and universities as freshman and sophomore general education courses.
Designated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board as workforce education (technical) courses offered for credit and CEUs (Continuing Education Units). While these courses are designed to transfer among state community colleges, they are not designed to automatically transfer to public four-year colleges and universities.