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Table of Contents
SECTION I: INTRODUCTION TO ELECTRICITY AND ELECTRONICS.
1. Careers in Electricity and Electronics.
2. Certification for the Electricity and Electronics Field.
3. Work Habits and Issues.
4. Calculators for Electricity and Electronics.
5 . Electronic Circuit Diagrams.
6. Software for Electricity and Electronics.
7. Safety Precaution.
8. Tools and Equipment.
9. Hazardous Materials.
SECTION II: DC CIRCUITS.
10. Fundamentals of Electricity.
14. Ohm's Law.
15. Electrical Measurements—Meters.
17. DC Circuits.
SECTION III: DC CIRCUITS.
21. Alternating Current.
22. AC Measurements.
23. Resistive AC Circuits.
24. Capacitive AC Circuits.
25. Inductive AC Circuits.
26. Resonance Circuits.
SECTION IV: SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICES.
28. Semiconductor Fundamentals.
29. PN Junction Diodes.
30. Zener Diodes.
31. Bipolar Transistors.
32. Field Effect Transistors (FETs).
34. Integrated Circuits.
35. Optoelectric Devices.
SECTION V: LINEAR CONDUITS.
36. Power Supplies.
37. Amplifier Basics.
38. Amplifier Applications.
40. Waveshaping Circuits.
SECTION VI: DIGITAL ELECTRONIC CIRCUITS.
41. Binary Number System.
42. Basic Logic Gates.
43. Simplifying Logic Circuits.
44. Sequential Logic Circuits.
45. Combinational Logic Circuits.
46. Microcomputer Basics.
Section VII: PRACTICAL APPLICATIONS.
47. Project Design.
48. Printed Circuit Board Fabrication.
49. Printed Circuit Board Assembly and Repair.
50. Basic Troubleshooting.