13E041UE - Introduction to Electronics

Course specification
Course title Introduction to Electronics
Acronym 13E041UE
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Type of study bachelor academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
    Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
    ESPB 2.0 Status elective
    Condition No
    The goal Introduce students to the field of electronics, history of electronics, basic concepts and principles in electronics, methods of analysis and the application of basic electronic circuits. To provide students with the basic knowledge and through the laboratory exercises develop in students the affinity for electronics.
    The outcome Upon completion of this course, students should: - know the history of development and the fields of electronics, - know how to analyze the simplest electronic circuits, and - know how to use electronic measuring instruments for test of basic electronic components and circuits.
    URL to the subject page
    Contents of lectures History and perspectives of electronics. Signals and circuit analysis - concept and basic terms. Methods for the analysis of circuits in electronics. Amplifiers. Logic inverter. The concept of feedback. Modern integrated circuits.
    Contents of exercises Laboratory work, safety rules and electronic components. Electronic instrumentation and measurement. Application of diodes and transistors. Application of operational amplifiers. Design and simulation of electronic circuits. The realization of mini project.
    1. Lectures, available on: oo1ue/index.html
    2. Instructions for the laboratory exercises, available on
    Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
    Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
    1 0 1
    Methods of teaching Classroom lectures with the the presentation of basic electronic components and devices. Laboratory exercises are performed in the Laboratory of Electronics.
    Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
    Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
    Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 50
    Practical lessons 30 Oral examination 0
    Colloquia 20
    Seminars 0