Master Course Outline
JD 115
John Deere Electrical


Credits: 8
Clock Hours per Quarter: 120

Lecture Hours:40    Lab Hours:80


Description
Provides basic electrical principles and applications of magnetism, electromagnetism, and the safe utilization of electrical test meters. Principles of operation, testing and repair of ignition systems, cranking systems, and charging systems are demonstrated and practiced.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Explain the theory of operation of electrical and electronic systems used on John Deere equipment.
  • Troubleshoot and repair electrical and electronic system problems.
  • Measure performance in an electrical system using a volt, Ohm, and amp meter.
  • Interpret the symbols on an I.S.O. electrical diagram and locate the components on equipment.
  • Communicate the complaint, the cause, and the action taken to correct the problem.
  • Use software applications and technical equipment appropriate for task.
  • Exhibit professionalism as listed in "Guidelines to Success" policies.

  • Course Topics
  • Specialized electrical/electronics training
  • Batteries
  • Starting circuits
  • Charging systems
  • Safety

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    JD 115
    Winter 2014
    1366
    Cullen Coulston
    JD 115
    Spring 2013
    1366
    Cullen Coulston
    JD 115
    Summer 2012
    1366
    Cullen Coulston
    JD 115
    Spring 2011
    1366
    Les Echtenkamp
    JD 115
    Summer 2010
    1360
    Les Echtenkamp


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
     
     
    X
     
     
     
     
    X
     
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.