Advisory:It is advised that students be able to engage in written composition at a college level, read college-level texts, and have knowledge of elementary algebra concepts.
This introductory course in mathematics for electricians is for students already working as or seeking employment as an electrician, and who want to meet occupational goals, continue their education, or increase their skill levels. The course is designed to help students become more effective, efficient users of the fundamental skills utilized in technical trades. Topics include units of measure and measurement tools; converting fractions, decimals, and percentages; graphs and charts; perimeter, area, and volume; and personal finance. Emphasis is placed on the practical application of these topics, and hands-on classroom activities reinforce these concepts.
Rio Hondo College, serving the communities of El Monte, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, and Whittier for over 50 years.
Rio Hondo College
3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90601
Phone: (562) 692-0921