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TELC 0022 - Electrical Apprenticeship Level 2 Theory Review

Electrical Trades Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

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Course Details

The 50 hour course introduces students to the material covered in the Electrical Apprenticeship Level 2 program. Course topics include basic mathematical concepts, physics, use of scientific calculator functions that pertain to the program, detailed circuit analysis of various types of single-phase alternating-current electrical systems, power factor correction and single-phase transformer circuits.


TELC 0121 or TELC 0011 or Electrical Apprenticeship Level 1 program or Electrical Foundation program (recommended).



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Learning Outcomes

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

  • Solve problems using applied mathematics.
  • Describe the principles of Pythagorean theorem.
  • Solve problems applying Pythagorean theorem.
  • Describe the principles of trigonometry.
  • Solve problems applying trigonometry.
  • Describe the principles of alternating current.
  • Describe the principles of inductance and inductive reactance.
  • Describe the principles of capacitance and capacitive reactance.
  • Solve problems involving resistors, inductors and capacitors in DC and AC circuits.
  • Describe the principles of power factor correction.
  • Solve problems involving power factor correction.
  • Describe the principles of single-phase electrical transformers.
  • Analyze single-phase electrical transformer circuits.

Effective as of Winter 2016


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