Module Title:   Circuits & Systems

Module Credit:   10

Module Code:   ENG1010M

Academic Year:   2015/6

Teaching Period:   Semester 2

Module Occurrence:   A

Module Level:   FHEQ Level 4

Module Type:   Standard module

Provider:   Engineering

Related Department/Subject Area:   PI - Engineering: Telecomms, Electromagnetics etc (MDIS) (not in use)

Principal Co-ordinator:   Dr D T W Liang

Additional Tutor(s):   -

Prerequisite(s):   ENG1033M

Corequisite(s):   None

To describe basic electronics circuit concepts and analysis methods, and to provide a foundation in electronic circuit design.

Learning Teaching & Assessment Strategy:
Concepts, principles and theories are explained in lecture, reinforced via revision using tutorial examples, practiced via practical laboratory sessions. Oral feedback is provided in tutorial/seminars and lab sessions, and formal examination will assess the wider learning outcomes expressed in the descriptor.

Lectures:   24.00          Directed Study:   62.50           
Seminars/Tutorials:   6.00          Other:   0.00           
Laboratory/Practical:   6.00          Formal Exams:   1.50          Total:   100.00

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

1.1 Describe basic electronic circuit components, principles and applications.

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

2.1 Apply theory to electronic circuit analysis.

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


  Computerised examination 1.50 60%
  Computerised examination
  Examination - MCQ   40%
  In-class progress test - MCQ + log book
  Computerised examination 2.00 100%
  Supplementary examination

Outline Syllabus:
Review of basic electrical concepts and quantities Sources, Loads, DC/AC Meters and Measurement. Systematic Circuit Analysis Method (nodal, mesh, equivalent, transformations). Energy storage and dynamic circuits (Capacitor, Inductor). Responses of first order RL/RC circuits.AC Circuits (phasors, impedance, admittance, phasor diagram and resonance, ac superposition). Frequency response and filters (passive). Bode plots representation of frequency

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