PHYS211 Introduction to Electronics

Updated: 12 November 2018
Credit Points 6
Offering
Responsible Campus Teaching Period Mode of Study
Armidale Trimester 1 Online
Armidale Trimester 1 On Campus
Intensive School(s) None
Supervised Exam There is a supervised exam at the end of the teaching period in which you are enrolled. The paper-based exam will be held at an established exam venue, and coordinated by UNE Exams Unit.
Pre-requisites (PHYS121 or PHYS131) and (MATH101 or MATH120 or MTHS120 or MTHS130); or candidature in BEd(InServConv) and permission of head of school; or candidature in a postgraduate award
Co-requisites None
Restrictions ELEC211
Notes

assumed knowledge in two unit extension Mathematics

Combined Units None
Coordinator(s) Ronald Bradbury (rbradbu2@une.edu.au)
Unit Description

The principles of analysis and design of electronic circuits are developed. The emphasis is on analog circuits containing resistors, capacitors, inductors, diodes, transistors, and operational amplifiers.

Important Information

Where calculators are permitted in examinations, it must be selected from an approved list, which can be accessed from the Further Information link below.

Further information

Materials No text required
Disclaimer Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.
Assessment
Must
Complete
Title Exam Length Weight Mode No. Words
Compulsory Assessment 1 15%
Assessment Notes

Two theory assignments requiring short answers and/or calculations. It is mandatory to pass this component in order to pass this unit.

Relates to Learning Outcomes (LO)

LO: 1, 2, 3, 4

Compulsory Assessment 2 20%
Assessment Notes

Three online quizzes. It is mandatory to pass this component in order to pass this unit.

Relates to Learning Outcomes (LO)

LO: 1, 2, 3, 4

Compulsory Assessment 3 15%
Assessment Notes

Five practical assignments. It is mandatory to pass this component in order to pass this unit.

Relates to Learning Outcomes (LO)

LO: 1, 2, 3, 4

Compulsory Final Examination 2 hrs 15 mins 50%
Assessment Notes

It is mandatory to pass this component in order to pass this unit

Relates to Learning Outcomes (LO)

LO: 1, 2, 3, 4


Learning Outcomes (LO) Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to:
  1. solve problems involving the application of several relevant formulae together;
  2. analyse circuits from first principles;
  3. express an understanding of electronics principles; and
  4. identify and describe 'classic' circuits.