The following is a list of per-lecture expected performace criteria and learning objectives. The Student should use this guide to assess his progress in the course.

- Understand the concept of potential difference (voltage) and charge motion (current).
- Understand the atom structure.
- Differentiate between proton and electron charges.
- Calculate the electric current in terms of the charge .
- Calculate the electrical voltage .
- Understand the concept of the potential difference.
- Calculate the power and energy.

- Calculate resistance of different types of materials.
- Understand the meaning of specific resistance.
- Understand the effect of the length and cross section area on the resistance.
- Calculate the resistance of different electrical wires.
- Calculate the resistance at different temperature (Temperature effect).

- Identify color coding of resistors.
- Understand the color coding system.
- Define the resistor value using the color code.

- Calculate current, voltage, power, energy, and efficiency of resistive circuits.
- Understand ohm's Law.
- Apply ohm's Law to simple resistive circuit.
- Calculate the power & energy in resistive circuits.
- Calculate the efficiency of simple resistive loads.

- Apply Kirchhoff’s voltage law (series circuit) and Kirchhoff’s current law (parallel circuits).
- Identify a series and parallel resistive circuit containing a multiple number of resistors.
- Solve circuits using KVL to obtain unknown values in series and parallel circuit.
- Solve circuits using KCL to obtain unknown values in series and parallel circuit.

- Analyze DC series parallel circuits.
- Apply the concept of equivalent resistance.
- Solve combined series parallel circuits using equivalent resistance and Ohm's Law.
- Solve series parallel circuits using KVL to obtain unknown values in series and parallel circuit.
- Solve series parallel circuits using KCL to obtain unknown values in series and parallel circuit.
- Use basic laboratory measurement equipment including the power supplies, digital multimeters, function generators, and oscilloscopes to conduct experiments.
- Apply current divider rule to solve for unknown values in parallel branches.

- Understand sinusoidal waveforms and phasors notation.
- Recognize the most common AC voltage sources.
- Calculate the relationship between frequency and period for a complete AC cycle.
- Understand the different representation of wave forms (Sinusoidal-Rectangular-Polar).
- Convert the sinusoidal expression to rectangular and polar forms.
- Convert values between peak, peak to peak and RMS for sine wave voltages.
- Use basic laboratory measurement equipment including the power supplies, digital multimeters, function generators, and oscilloscopes to conduct experiments.

- Understand the concept of inductive & capacitive reactance and calculate series parallel reactance equivalence.
- Calculate the resistance, capacitive and inductive reactance of a capacitor and inductor.
- Understand why capacitor or inductor causes a phase shift between voltage and current.
- Calculate the series reactance equivalence.
- Calculate the parallel reactance equivalence.
- Use basic laboratory measurement equipment including the power supplies, digital multimeters, function generators, and oscilloscopes to conduct experiments.

- Comprehend the concept of impedance in electrical circuits.
- Calculate the impedance of series circuit.
- Calculate the impedance of parallel circuit.
- Calculate the impedance of series-parallel circuit.
- Apply Ohm's Law to series R, C or L circuits with AC sources.

- Calculate active, reactive, apparent powers, and power factor in single and three phase circuits.
- Calculate the active, reactive and apparent power in single phase circuits.
- Understand the concept of three phase power.
- Calculate the active, reactive and apparent power in three phase circuits.
- Calculate the power factor of different electrical circuit.
- Differentiate between lag, lead and unity power factors.