Basic Direct Current (DC) Theory
This online engineering PDH interactive presentation provides a brief outline on the basic concepts of direct current (DC).
The presentation starts by describing the various types of DC sources. It also explains the relevant DC circuit terminology. It demonstrates a series of basic DC circuit calculations by providing pertinent examples. It also introduces conventional and electron flow and voltage polarity as well as defines Kirchhoff's Laws. Finally, the presentation discusses DC circuit analysis and faults.
This 1 PDH online interactive presentation is applicable to electrical and computer engineers, design and construction personnel, technical staff and facility operators who are interested in gaining a better understanding of the theory of direct current
This continuing education interactive presentation is intended to provide you with the following specific knowledge and skills:
- Identifying DC sources
- Familiarizing with DC circuit terminology
- Performing DC circuit calculations
- Understanding voltage polarity and current direction
- Learning about Kirchhoff's laws
- Analyzing DC circuits and identifying circuit faults
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