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Circuit Analysis 2 ELEX 2105

Electrical and Computer Engineering Part-time Studies Course

Course details

This course is an introduction to the behavior of electrical circuits and networks when driven by single and multiple alternating current (AC) sources. Topics include the sine wave (average and effective values); power and power factor; resistance, capacitance and inductance as elements in AC circuits; phasor diagrams; analysis of AC circuits with complex algebra; resonance and resonant circuits; high pass and low pass filters; the application of circuit laws and theorems to AC circuits; and coupled circuits. The circuit theory is verified using multimeters, wattmeters, function generators, dual trace oscilloscopes and circuit simulation software.

Prerequisite(s)

Credits

5.0

Cost

$1,052.69

Course offerings

Fall 2022

Below is one offering of ELEX 2105 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 44143

Duration

Thu Sep 08 - Mon Dec 05 (14 weeks)

  • 14 weeks
  • CRN 44143
  • $1052.69
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Dec 05 Mon, Thu 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby
Sep 08 - Dec 05 Mon, Thu 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Credits

5

Cost

$1052.69

Important information
  1. No class on Monday, October 10th (Thanksgiving Day). Students must report to SW01-2024 on the first day of class. Note: BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.
Status

Cancelled

This course offering has been cancelled. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Apply knowledge of trigonometry and complex algebra to the analysis of AC voltages and currents. [1,2]
  • Analyze the response of AC voltage applied to single pure electrical circuit parameters. [1,3]
  • Analyze the response of series and parallel RC and RL circuits to applied AC signals. [1,3]
  • Analyze series, parallel, and series-parallel RLC circuits when an AC signal at one frequency is applied. [1,2]
  • Analyze the response of series RLC circuits at and around the resonant frequency. [1,3]
  • Analyze the ideal RLC parallel circuit in preparation for dealing with practical inductors. [1,2]
  • Analyze the response of practical parallel RLC circuits of and around the resonant frequency. [1,3]
  • Determine circuit values and circuit parameters in a wide range of applications using systematic techniques. [1,2]
  • Measure the responses of a variety of AC circuits to applied signals. [1,2]
  • Describe the basics of three phase voltage and current. [1]

Effective as of Fall 2021

Related Programs

Circuit Analysis 2 (ELEX 2105) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Energy

  1. Electrical Engineering
    Bachelor of Engineering Full-time
  2. Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology (Automation and Instrumentation Option)
    Diploma Full-time
  3. Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology (Electrical Power and Industrial Control Option)
    Diploma Full-time
  4. Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology (Telecommunications and Networks Option)
    Diploma Full-time

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