• Program: Electronics Technology
  • Course: Regulated Power Supplies
  • Course #: ELEC2450
  • Total Credits: 2

Course Description

In this course students will learn how circuits can regulate and control voltages and currents. A variety of practical power supply circuits will be built and tested. Circuits will be designed and evaluated by breadboarding and/or computer simulation software.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Analyze automatic current limiting circuits
Analyze direct current to direct current converters
Analyze switching power supplies
Analyze linear regulators
Analyze pulse width modulated regulated power supplies
Analyze feedback regulator with current boosting

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 1
  • Lab: 1
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites:  ELEC1300 or equivalent
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park

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