Circuits and Electronics 1

EEE20006 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn, Sarawak Available to incoming Study Abroad and Exchange students


  • 1 Semester

Contact hours

  • 66 hours

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

2022 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 1

28 Feb 22 - 29 May 22

5 Jul 22

Last self enrolment:
13 Mar 22

31 Mar 22

Last withdraw without fail:
15 Apr 22

Aims and objectives

This unit of study aims to introduce you to the fundamental concepts and laws of electric circuit analysis, network theorems and semiconductor devices.
After successfully completing this unit, you should be able to:
1. Apply circuit laws and theorems to the analysis of DC circuits and operational amplifier. (K1, K2, S1, S2)
2. Analyse and evaluate the transient and steady state response of RLC circuits. (K1, K2, S1, S2)
3. Apply complex numbers, phasor technique and circuit theorems to the analysis of steady state AC circuits and AC power calculation. (K1, K2, S1, S2)
4. Design and analyse electronic circuits involving diodes and transistors. (K1, K2, S1, S2)
5. Construct, measure and analyse the response of electrical and electronic circuits. (K1, K2, S1, S2)
6. Report laboratory experiment results. (K1, K2, S1, S2, A2).
Swinburne Engineering Competencies for this Unit of Study
This Unit of Study will contribute to you attaining the following Swinburne Engineering Competencies:
K1 Basic Science: Proficiently applies concepts, theories and techniques of the relevant natural and physical sciences.
K2 Maths and IT as Tools: Proficiently uses relevant mathematics and computer and information science concepts as tools.
K4 Emerging Disciplinary Trends: Interprets and applies current or emerging knowledge from inside and outside the specific discipline.
S1 Engineering Methods: Applies engineering methods in practical applications.
S2 Problem Solving: Systematically uses engineering methods in solving complex problems.
A2 Communication: Demonstrates effective communication to professional and wider audiences.