May 30, 2024  
2023-2024 College Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
2023-2024 College Catalog and Student Handbook
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EMMT 2120 - DC/AC Drives


Academic Division:

Business, Industry and Technology


Academic Discipline:

Electrical Maintenance


Assistant Dean: Vincent Palombo PhD
2 Credit(s)
This course covers an overview of DC and AC motors used in motion control and electronic devices and circuits used in DC and AC drives. Fixed output and phased controlled DC supplies needed for DC motor speed control and pulse width modulated (PWM) and variable frequency drive (VFD) inverters that provide AC motor speed control are also covered. UG
2 Lab Hour(s)
1 Lecture Hour(s);
Required Concurrent Course(s): Take EMMT 0011 ;

College Wide Outcomes
College-Wide Learning Outcomes Assessments - - How it is met & When it is met
Communication – Written  
Communication – Speech  
Intercultural Knowledge and Competence  
Critical Thinking  
Information Literacy  
Quantitative Literacy  


Student Learning Outcomes for Course
Outcomes Assessments – How it is met & When it is met

1. Demonstrate the ability to read motor diagrams and wire them correctly.

Labs, midterm exam, final exam

Week 1, 2, 3, 5, 11

2. Demonstrate knowledge of the fundamental operation of DC Drive systems.

Labs, midterm exam, final exam, Homework

Week 4, 5, 6, 7, 11

3. Demonstrate knowledge of the fundamental operation of Variable frequency Drive systems.

Labs, midterm exam, final exam. Homework

Week 7, 8, 9, 11

4. Demonstrate knowledge of the fundamental operation of Servo and Stepper Drive systems.

Labs, midterm exam, final exam. Homework

Week 9, 10, 11

5. Build, test and troubleshoot rectifier circuits in the laboratory.

Labs

Week 2, 3, 4, 5, 11

 



Standard Grading Scale
93-100      A

90 - 92      A-

87- 89       B+

83 - 86      B

80 -82       B-

77- 79       C+

73 - 76      C

70 -72       C-

67- 69       D+

63 - 66      D

60 -62       D-

00- 59       F


Statement on Diversity
North Central State College believes that every student is a valued and equal member of the community.*  Every student brings different experiences to the College, and all are important in enriching academic life and developing greater understanding and appreciation of one another. Therefore, NC State College creates an inclusive culture in which students feel comfortable sharing their experiences. Discrimination and prejudice have no place on the campus, and the College takes any complaint in this regard seriously. Students encountering aspects of the instruction that result in barriers to their sense of being included and respected should contact the instructor, assistant dean, or dean without fear of reprisal. 

*Inclusive of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, national origin (ancestry), military status (past, present or future), disability, age (40 years or older), status as a parent during pregnancy and immediately after the birth of a child, status as a parent of a young child, status as a foster parent, genetic information, or sexual orientation, 


Standard NCSC Course Policies
Important information regarding College Procedures and Policies can be found on the syllabus supplement located at this link

 

 





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