Basic Automotive Electricity

Subject ID Classroom Hours Lab Hours Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours Credit Hours
AUT
161
4
3
0
5
Prerequisite:

None

Corequisite:

None

This course covers basic electrical theory, wiring diagrams, test equipment, and diagnosis/repair/replacement of batteries, starters, and alternators. Topics include Ohm’s Law, Circuit construction, wiring diagrams, circuit testing, and basic trouble shooting. Upon completion, students should be able to read and understand wiring diagrams, diagnose, test, and repair basic wiring, battery, starting, charging, and basic electrical concerns.