Module Title:   Analogue Electronics and Electrical Systems

Module Credit:   20

Module Code:   CM-0231D

Academic Year:   2015/6

Teaching Period:   Semester 1

Module Occurrence:   A

Module Level:   FHEQ Level 5

Module Type:   Standard module

Provider:   Computer Science

Related Department/Subject Area:   SCIM (Dept of Computer Science)

Principal Co-ordinator:   Dr H.S. Rajamani

Additional Tutor(s):   -

Prerequisite(s):   CM-0133L     CM-0134D

Corequisite(s):   None

To develop a broad and deep knowledge of key electrical machines principles, electrical systems, and analogue electronics.

Learning Teaching & Assessment Strategy:
Lectures and laboratory sessions will be used to deliver the material. Examples and tutorial sheets will also be used to support the lectures and laboratory work. Supplementary assessment: repair deficiencies.

Lectures:   18.00          Directed Study:   150.00           
Seminars/Tutorials:   12.00          Other:   0.00           
Laboratory/Practical:   18.00          Formal Exams:   2.00          Total:   200.00

On successful completion of this module you will be able to...

1. Demonstrate understanding of electrical machines and systems.

On successful completion of this module you will be able to...

2. Demonstrate the ability to specify and size an electrical system.

On successful completion of this module you will be able to...

3. Demonstrate the ability to analyse, design and implement analogue electronic systems based on transistors and operational amplifiers.

  Coursework   30%
  Portfolio of design and test studies
  Examination - closed book 2.00 70%
  Examination - closed book 2 hours

Outline Syllabus:
Torque, Prime movers, mechanical systems. Electrical machines and electromechanical principles, 3-phase power calculations and measurements. Electrical Power systems, distribution system, Electrical subsystems, power transmission and sizing, motor drive ratings and specifications, thermal considerations, applications including lighting and conditioning.
Modelling of transistor, transistor circuits in Opamps: long tail, mirror, level shifts, pushpull, operational amplifiers: bandwidth, distortion, feedback theory, stability and oscillation (Barkhausen criterion), CMRR, slew rate. Specialist operational amplifier circuits including filters and oscillators.
Circuit simulation CAD tools.

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