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2014/15 Introduction to Electrical Technology

Location Fully Online
Level Undergraduate
Credit Points 5
Start Date The course can be started at any time

The Programme

This module seeks to give students an introductory understanding of linear electrical circuits from the definition of electricity, power and energy, through basic linear components to the basic circuit laws. The aims of this module are to provide students with a basic knowledge of electrical theory, the necessary foundation in electric circuit theory to enable further studies in electrical technology and the basic skills in circuit analysis and design.


Fully Online


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This course is worth 5 credits, should you wish to accumulate credit towards an award.


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These undergraduate short courses sit within the Certificate of Personal and Professional Development (CPPD), which lets you study a variety of accredited modules (from 5 to 20 credits), regardless of your previous qualifications or experience.

CPPD modules are totally flexible study as many or as few as you want, with no time limit. Once you're accumulated 60 credits, you will be awarded an Undergraduate Certificate in Personal and Professional Development from the University.

Of course, the modules can also be studied as standalone courses.

How do I apply?

The following page explains the Undergraduate short course application procedure.