EEEN2002J Electronic Circuits

Academic Year 2021/2022

This course deals with the analysis and design of electronic circuits containing diodes and transistors. Topics that are covered include:
Physical operation and modeling of diodes (pn junction diode, zener diode) and transistors (MOSFET, BJT)
DC analysis and large- and small-signal analysis of basic electronic circuits containing diodes and transistors.
Design of basic electronic circuits, including laboratory exercises.

Show/hide contentOpenClose All

Curricular information is subject to change

Learning Outcomes:

On successful completion of this subject the student should be able to:
- Describe the physical operation and modelling of diodes, MOSFETs and BJTs
- Analyse and design basic electronic circuits containing diodes and transistors
- Compare different technologies, and choose and justify a preferred solution to a circuit design problem taken from the scope of the course
- Outline the historical development of the field of electronics
- Simulate and build circuits taken from the scope of the course, design and conduct experiments related to these circuits, and analyse and interpret output data

Student Effort Hours: 
Student Effort Type Hours
Autonomous Student Learning

60

Lectures

28

Tutorial

4

Laboratories

16

Total

108

Approaches to Teaching and Learning:
Face to face lectures plus some pop-quiz, homework and lab assignments.
Attendance is also graded. 
Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations
Learning Requirements:

Students should be familiar with basic methods of circuit analysis.


Module Requisites and Incompatibles
Additional Information:
This module is delivered overseas.


 
Assessment Strategy  
Description Timing Open Book Exam Component Scale Must Pass Component % of Final Grade
Continuous Assessment: Other CA Throughout the Trimester n/a Standard conversion grade scale 40% No

15

Lab Report: Laboratories Throughout the Trimester n/a Standard conversion grade scale 40% No

10

Examination: Final examination 2 hour End of Trimester Exam Yes Standard conversion grade scale 40% No

60

Examination: Midterm examination Unspecified Yes Standard conversion grade scale 40% No

15


Carry forward of passed components
No
 
Resit In Terminal Exam
Summer Yes - 2 Hour
Please see Student Jargon Buster for more information about remediation types and timing. 
Feedback Strategy/Strategies

• Online automated feedback

How will my Feedback be Delivered?

Not yet recorded.

Timetabling information is displayed only for guidance purposes, relates to the current Academic Year only and is subject to change.
 

There are no rows to display