- One semester or equivalent
- 66 hours
On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.
2024 teaching periods
Higher Ed. Semester 1
Last self enrolment:
Last withdraw without fail:
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.
Unit Learning Outcomes (ULO)
On successful completion of this module the learner will 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. Apply phasor and Laplace transformation methods to analyse and design electronic circuits in the time and frequency domains. (K1, K2, K3, S1, S2)
Swinburne Engineering Competencies (A1-7, K1-6, S1-4): find out more about Engineering Skills and Competencies including the Engineers Australia Stage 1 Competencies.