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Mapping Report

OPITO Standard
Title
An Introduction to Electrical and
O1
Outline the basic
P1.1
principles of atomic
structure and electron
P1.2
theory
O2

O3

O4

Outline the basic


principles of magnetism
and electromagnetism

Electronic Principles
provide a basic overview of atomic structure and electron theory
outline the influence of atomic structure and electron theory on electrical
properties of materials

P2.1

provide a basic overview of magnetism

P2.2

provide a basic overview of electromagnetism

Outline and use the basic P3.1


principles of voltage,
P3.2
current and resistance
and series and parallel
P3.3
circuits
P3.4

provide a basic overview of Ohms law

Outline the basic


principles of electronics

P4.1

provide a basic overview of diodes and their application

P4.2

provide a basic overview of transistors and thyristors and how they are used in
electronic circuits
electrical conductivity
Ohms Law
parallel and series electrical circuits, AC generation
basic electronics, diodes and diode application, transistors and thyristors,
electronic circuits

Scope: Basic electronics in an


engineering context

S1

identify the components of simple series and parallel electrical circuits


perform simple calculations on simple series and parallel electrical circuits
explain the operation of a simple alternating current (AC) generator

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Assessment / Evidence
Assessment evidence must include:
record of questions and Candidate
responses which demonstrate that all of
the requirements of the Performance
Criteria, Knowledge and Scope have
been met

Benchmarked qualification
Reference Outcome/Performance Assessment / Evidence