t.BA.XX.EL1.19HS (Electricity 1)
Module: Electricity 1
This information was generated on: 27 September 2021
No.
t.BA.XX.EL1.19HS
Title
Electricity 1
Organised by
T ISC
Credits
4

### Description

Version: 4.0 start 01 August 2021

#### Short description

This module covers the fundamental principles of electricity. It focuses on a sound understanding of electrostatics, basic circuit elements and different circuit analysis strategies.

#### Module coordinator

Martin Loeser (loma)

#### Learning objectives (competencies)

 Objectives Competences Taxonomy levels The students know and understand the fundamental laws of electrostatics . F, M K1 - K2 They are able to efficiently analyze simple DC-circuits. F, M K1 - K2 Students understand the principle of superposition and are able to simplify complex circuits by introducing equivalent circuits. F, M K1 - K3 Students understand basic dynamic circuits such as RC-circuits. F, M K1 - K3

#### Module contents

• Fundamental concepts of electricity - charge, current, voltage, electric potential and electric energy
• Fundamentals of circuit analysis - Kirchhoff's equations
• Simple two-terminal devices - linear and non-linear resistors, temperature dependence
• Active two-terminal devices, ideal and linear sources, impedance matching
• Characteristics of various non-linear active two-terminal devices such as batteries or solar cells
• Lineearity, superposition and equivalent circuits
• Formal methods for circuit analysis
• Capacitors as circuit elements - capacitance, energy and relation between voltage and charge
• Simple RC-circuits - description of behavior over time, analysis of most important phenomena
• All theory is accompanied by practical lab work

#### Teaching language

(X) German ( ) English

( ) Yes (X) No

#### Module structure

Type 3a
For more details please click on this link: T_CL_Modulauspraegungen_SM2025

#### Exams

 Description Type Form Scope Grade Weighting Executive Summary One lab report 20% Intermediate Exam Written 45-minute exam during the semester 20% End-of-semester exam Written 90-minute exam 60%

#### Legal basis

The module description is part of the legal basis in addition to the general academic regulations. It is binding. During the first week of the semester a written and communicated supplement can specify the module description in more detail.

### Note

Course: Elektrizitätslehre 1 - Praktikum
No.
t.BA.XX.EL1.19HS.P
Title
Elektrizitätslehre 1 - Praktikum

### Note

• No module description is available in the system for the cut-off date of 01 August 2099.
Course: Elektrizitätslehre 1 - Vorlesung
No.
t.BA.XX.EL1.19HS.V
Title
Elektrizitätslehre 1 - Vorlesung

### Note

• No module description is available in the system for the cut-off date of 01 August 2099.