Basics of Electrical/Electronics Engineering (Part Time)

BMC International College

Course introduction

This is a fundamental course which covers basic theory and practical applications of electricity and electronics through combination of lecture and hands-on practical sessions. This course is suitable for those intending to pursue Engineering as a career, practicing technologists who want to enhance their knowledge. No prior knowledge of electricity is needed.

Course Pre-Requisites

Above 14 years old & Basic Mathematics Knowledge is required

Course Outline


Electrical components

  • Resistors
  • Inductors
  • Capacitors
  • Fundamentals of magnetic circuits
  • Concept of generation of electricity & force
DC Circuits
  • Interpret the resistor colour code in terms of value & tolerance
  • Apply Ohm's law to calculate voltages, currents and resistances in a series, parallel and series series-parallel circuits
  • Calculate the power and energy in electrical circuits
AC Circuits
  • Fundamentals of alternating current waveform
  • Calculate the voltage, current and iimpedence in an ac circuits
Semiconductor Diode
  • Behaviour of the PN Junction with a forward or reverse bias
  • Characteristics and operation of a half wave and full wave rectifier
  • Applications
Basics of Digital Electronics
  • Number Systems
  • Logic Gates (AND, OR, NOT, NAND, NOR, EX-OR) and its applications

Fee Structures
  • All fees are subject to the prevailing Goods and Services Tax (GST) unless specified otherwise.
  • Course Application Fee is NOT REFUNDABLE.
  • Do not pay your school fees before you have signed the standard student contract.
  • All fees quoted are in Singapore Dollar (S$).
  • Fees are subject to periodic changes without prior notice.
  • BMC accepts the following methods of payment:
       1. Cash
       2. Cashier's order payable to BMC International College Pte Ltd.
       3. Cheque payable to BMC International College Pte Ltd.
       4. NETS
       5. Credit cards (VISA, Mastercard, Diners Club & American Express)
Full-Payment Structure

Fees Breakdown/Total Payable (S$)
(shows the full breakdown of total payable fees)
Course Application Fee (not covered under FPS and not refundable) - $50.00
Tuition Fee (Original Tuition Fee $750 - Discount $165) - $585
Course Material Fee - $20.00
Sub-Total Fee (Except Non-GST items) - $655
GST - $45.85
Grand Total Amount(1st Payment) Incl GST & Course Application Fee - $700.85

Miscellaneous Fees

Purpose of Fee/Amount (S$) and When Payable
Late payment fees - $60.00(before GST) - $64.20(after GST)
Replacement of student membership card - $30.00(before GST) - $32.10(after GST)
Re-take examination Admin Fee(per re-sitting)[NO GST] - $50.00[NO GST]

Ang Mo Kio Commencement Dates/Timing
  • 13 August 2015, 7pm to 10pm(Tu/Th)
  • 27 September 2015, 10am to 1pm(Sun)
  • 7 October 2015, 7pm to 10pm (Mo/Wed/Fr)
  • 16 November 2015, 7pm to 10pm (Mo/Wed/Fr)
  • 13 December 2015,10am to 1pm(Sun)

  • 16 August 2015,10am to 1pm (Sun)
  • 4 September 2015, 7 to 10pm (Mo/Fr)
  • 4 October 2015,10am to 1pm (Sun)
  • 26 October 2015, 7 to 10pm (Mo/Fr)
  • 15 November 2015,10am to 1pm (Sun)
  • 4 December 2015, 7 to 10pm (Mo/Fr)
Jurong East Commencement Dates/Timing
  • 12 August 2015, 7pm to 10pm(We/Fr)
  • 13 September, 10am to 5pm(Sun)
  • 14 October 2015, 7pm to 10pm(We/Fr)
  • 15 November 2015, 10am to 5pm(Sun)
  • 16 December 2015,7pm to 10pm(We/Fr)

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