Agricultural Engineering A.A.S.
Course DescriptionDiesel Electrical Systems
An introduction to the fundamentals of electricity and their application in diesel engines and equipment. Basic theory of AC and DC systems used for charging, starting, lighting, and accessory circuits is covered. Lectures emphasize understanding of common circuit configurations and sample wiring schematics. Labs emphasize testing of components, troubleshooting circuits, and common repair techniques. 4 credits (3 lecture hours, 2 laboratory hours) fall semester