Information Package / Course Catalogue
Automotive Electricity
Course Code: OTE107
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: Short Cycle (Associate's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 3
Prt.: 1
Credit: 4
Lab: 0
ECTS: 5
Objectives of the Course

To have knowledge about the basic principles of electricity and electrical systems on automotive engines and vehicles, and scientific infrastructure failures, identify and learn troubleshooting techniques.

Course Content

This course introduces the basic principles of electricity, as well as car batteries, starter system, charging system and electric circuit installations, inspections, also maintenance and repairs are learned.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Ins. Hasan BAYRAKTAR
Learning Outcomes
1.Battery systems, maintenance and repair to do.
2.Capable of charging systems maintenance and repair.
3. Maintenance and repair of systems capable of cranking.
4.Maintenance and repair of systems capable of firing.
5.
Recommended or Required Reading
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Electrical Principles, Magnetism
Week 2 - Theoretical
Ohm's Law
Week 3 - Theoretical
Kirchhoff's Laws (Serial, Parallel, and Mixed Circuit Theory)
Week 4 - Theoretical
Kirchhoff's Laws (Serial, Parallel, and Mixed Circuit Theory)
Week 5 - Theoretical
Duties and Operation of the battery, Battery Types, Structure of the battery electrolyte, the battery label, Battery Capacity Factors Affecting
Week 6 - Theoretical
Preparation of the battery electrolyte
Week 7 - Theoretical
Controls and charging the battery
Week 8 - Theoretical
Starter Motor Types and Structure
Week 9 - Theoretical
Controls Starter System Maintenance and faults,
Week 10 - Theoretical
Circuit Cable Types and Features of the starter and the starter circuit of
Week 11 - Theoretical
Charging System, Job, Structure and Types
Week 12 - Theoretical
Principle of operation of alternators, Inspection and Maintenance
Week 13 - Theoretical
Regulator (Konjektor) Duty, Types and Structural Characteristics Charging System Controls
Week 14 - Theoretical
Lighting, Fog Light CiFront and Rear Park Circuit, Signal Circuit, Reverse Circuit, horn circuit, the brake warning lamp circuitrcuits, Short and Long Far Far Circuit Controls and Settings
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140342
Lecture - Practice140114
Studio Work401040
Reading20612
Quiz20816
Midterm Examination1011
Final Examination1011
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)126
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
PÇ-6
PÇ-7
PÇ-8
PÇ-9
PÇ-10
PÇ-11
OÇ-1
4
4
4
4
2
3
1
2
OÇ-2
4
4
4
4
2
3
1
2
OÇ-3
4
4
4
4
2
3
1
2
OÇ-4
4
4
4
4
2
3
1
2
OÇ-5
4
4
4
4
2
3
1
2
Adnan Menderes University - Information Package / Course Catalogue