ENEL270-20S1 (C) Semester One 2020

Principles of Electronics and Devices

15 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 17 February 2020
End Date: Sunday, 21 June 2020
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 28 February 2020
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 29 May 2020

Description

Linear amplifiers. Operational amplifiers. Operational amplifier circuits. Nonlinear devices: diodes & transistors. Switching circuits. Power supplies, AC to DC conversion.

Topics covered include:
• Linear amplifiers,  Input / Output resistance
• Negative feedback                
• Ideal opamps    
• Opamp circuits
• BJT  DC Circuits and Stability
• Design of BJT circuits
• FET and MOSFET physical characteristics and design
• MOS switching circuits
• Multistage amplifiers

Learning Outcomes

  • At the end of this course, the student will be able to:
  • Analyze and design basic amplifier circuit
  • Design an OpAmp amplifier circuit for specific application
  • Analyze and design basic MOSFET switching circuit
  • Design and analyze multistage am[pilfer circuits
  • Perform experimental work to determine electronic circuits behavior  and specifications.

Pre-requisites

PHYS102, MATH103 or
EMTH119; or
Approval of the Dean of Engineering and Forestry

Restrictions

ENEL203

Timetable 2020

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 10:00 - 11:00 C2 Lecture Theatre (18/2-17/3)
- (24/3, 21/4-26/5)
17 Feb - 29 Mar
20 Apr - 31 May
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 11:00 - 12:00 C2 Lecture Theatre (21/2-20/3)
- (24/4-29/5)
17 Feb - 22 Mar
20 Apr - 31 May
Lecture C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 09:00 - 10:00 A2 Lecture Theatre (19/2-18/3)
- (25/3, 22/4-27/5)
17 Feb - 29 Mar
20 Apr - 31 May
Lab A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 15:00 - 18:00 Elec 210 Electronics Lab (27/2-19/3)
- (7/5, 21/5)
24 Feb - 22 Mar
4 May - 10 May
18 May - 24 May
02 Monday 13:00 - 16:00 Elec 210 Electronics Lab (24/2-16/3)
- (23/3, 4/5, 18/5)
24 Feb - 29 Mar
4 May - 10 May
18 May - 24 May
03 Friday 14:00 - 17:00 Elec 210 Electronics Lab (28/2-20/3)
- (8/5, 22/5)
24 Feb - 22 Mar
4 May - 10 May
18 May - 24 May
Tutorial A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 16:00 - 17:00 Jack Erskine 340 (18/2-17/3)
- (24/3, 21/4-26/5)
17 Feb - 29 Mar
20 Apr - 31 May
02 Tuesday 16:00 - 17:00 17 Feb - 29 Mar
20 Apr - 31 May
03 Tuesday 16:00 - 17:00 17 Feb - 29 Mar
20 Apr - 31 May
04 Tuesday 16:00 - 17:00 17 Feb - 29 Mar
20 Apr - 31 May
Tutorial B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 10:00 - 11:00 C3 Lecture Theatre (21/2-6/3)
- (13/3-20/3, 24/4-29/5)
17 Feb - 22 Mar
20 Apr - 31 May

Examination and Formal Tests

Test A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 18:00 - 19:00 27 Apr - 3 May

Course Coordinator

Maan Alkaisi

Lecturer

Phil Bones

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Quiz 5%
Test 20%
Labs 20%
Final Exam 55%

Textbooks / Resources

Required Texts

A D Sedra & K.C. Smith; Microelectronic Circuits; 7th Ed; 2015.

Recommended Reading

Boylestad, Robert L. , Nashelsky, Louis; Electronic devices and circuit theory; 10th ed; Pearson/Prentice Hall, 2009.

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,140.00

International fee $5,665.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

For further information see Electrical and Computer Engineering.

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