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Intermediate Level

A​ bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, or equivalent experience

Approx. 17 hours to complete
English

What you will learn

  • Understand the fundamentals of magnetic components, including inductors and transformers

  • Analyze and model losses in magnetic components, and understand design trade-offs 

  • Design and optimize inductors and transformers for switched-mode power converters

Skills you will gain

  • Understand the fundamentals of magnetic components including inductors and transformers
  • Design and optimize inductors and transformers for switched-mode power converters
  • Analyze and model losses in magnetic components
Flexible deadlines
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Shareable Certificate
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100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Intermediate Level

A​ bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, or equivalent experience

Approx. 17 hours to complete
English

Offered by

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University of Colorado Boulder

Start working towards your degree

This Course is part of an online degree program offered by the University of Colorado Boulder. When you enroll in a for-credit non-degree course through the university and complete it online, it counts as credit hours towards a degree at CU-Boulder. All you have to do is apply through the university.

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

5 hours to complete

Basic Magnetics

5 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 87 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
Week
2

Week 2

4 hours to complete

AC Copper Losses

4 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 89 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
Week
3

Week 3

4 hours to complete

Inductor Design

4 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 93 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

Transformer Design

3 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 45 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz

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