AMT 171 : HEV I - Introduction to Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Technology

Credits

3

Class Hours

1 lecture and 6 lab

Prerequisites

"C" or higher in AMT 141 or automotive industry work experience with instructor's approval.

Recommended Prep

Semester Offered

Fall

Description

This course is designed to familiarize the student with the safety, electrical and electronic theories related to hybrid and electric vehicles, high voltage analysis tools used in hybrid and electric vehicles, high voltage safety systems, AC induction electric machines, and permanent magnet electric motors theory and construction. Hands-on application to safety disconnect and use of high voltage analysis tools to perform basic checks.