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Area/Catalogue
EEET 2018

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
013382

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Engineering

Course aim

To provide students with the fundamentals of electronic circuits and an understanding of physical electronics of a range of discrete semiconductor devices, including design, construction and testing of experimental electronic circuits.

Course content

Electronic devices: construction and operation of discrete devices, p-n junction diodes, special diodes. Diode circuit applications. Power Supplies :rectification, filtering, regulation. Bipolar junction transistors: dc models, modes of operation, amplifier configurations.  Amplifier circuits: Bias and stabilisation, graphical analysis, small signal ac models, coupled amplifiers. Field effect transistors; principles and operations. dc and ac models. FET-based amplifier. Logic circuits: logic families, digital inverter, CMOS inverter, Emitter-coupled logic circuits. applications.

Textbook(s)

Sedra, A. and Smith K. 2016, Microelectronic Circuits, International 7th edition, Oxford Press, New York

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
EEET 1003 Electrical Circuit Theory

Assumed knowledge of first-year math and physics.

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Lecture 3 hours x 13 weeks
Tutorial 1 hour x 12 weeks
Practical 2 hours x 6 weeks
INTERNAL, WHYALLA
Lecture 3 hours x 13 weeks
Tutorial 1 hour x 12 weeks
Practical 6 hours x 2 days
EXTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES, ONLINE
External N/A x 13 weeks
Workshop N/A x 2 days

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Practical 2000 words 30% N/A
Test 1000 words 20% N/A
Examination 1000 words 50% N/A
INTERNAL, WHYALLA
Practical 2000 words 30% N/A
Test 1000 words 20% N/A
Examination 1000 words 50% N/A
EXTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES, ONLINE
Practical 2000 words 30% N/A
Test 1000 words 20% N/A
Examination 1000 words 50% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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