Motors and Controls   [Archived Catalog]
2012-2013 Catalog [Aug. 2012-Aug. 2013]

ETS 1511 - Motors and Controls

This course explores the theory and application of AC and DC motors, types of single-phase motors, three-phase power, three-phase motors, remote and local control, forward and reversing motor starters, and various motor control circuits. DC drives and variable-frequency drives are included with control applications. Wiring and troubleshooting exercises of electric three-phase motor control circuits are emphasized in the laboratory.
Prerequisites: EET 1084.
Degrees Offered: A.S.

Credit Hours:3. 
Contact Hours: 3 lecture hours; 1 laboratory hour.