t.BA.ITP.GED.19HS (Electronics and Digital Technology: Basic Principles) 
Module: Electronics and Digital Technology: Basic Principles
This information was generated on: 20 April 2021
No.
t.BA.ITP.GED.19HS
Title
Electronics and Digital Technology: Basic Principles
Organised by
T IAMP
Credits
4

Description

Version: 2.0 start 01 February 2019

Short description

The course familiarizes the students with the physical fundamentals of electrical engineering and computer technology. Besides theoretical knowledge, the students will acquire practical skills, such as implementing and analyzing electronic ciruits.
   

Module coordinator

Füchslin, Rudolf (furu)

Learning objectives (competencies)

Objectives Competences Taxonomy levels
Students are familiar with fundamental physical concepts. F,M K2, K3
Students can analyze electric circuits and apply Kirchhoff's laws. F,M K2, K3, K4
Students are familiar with basic elements of digital circuits and are able to analyze and implement logic circuits. F,M K2, K3 (K4, K5)
Students are familiar with some basic phenomena related to Maxwell's equations. F,M K2
Students are familiar with basic aspects of electromagnetic radiation. F,M K2
Students are capable of analyzing phenomena related to thermal radiation. F,M K2, K3
Students are capable of implementing and analyzing electrical (digital and analogue) circuits. F,M K2, K3, K4
Students are familiar with the concept of Fourier decomposition. F,M K2, K3
Students are familiar with technologically relevant aspects of signal propagation in media. F,M K2
Students are familiar with basic aspect of lasers. F,M K2

Module contents

  • Energy, power, force, voltage.
  • Current, circuits, Kirchhoff's laws, Ohm's law.
  • Fundamental components of digital electronics.
  • Logical circuits
  • Electric and magnetic fields.
  • Electromagnetic waves.
  • Radiation
  • Signals and Fourier decomposition.
  • Dispersion, interference and diffraction.
  • Characteristics of signals and of media.
  • Analogue circuits and coupling.
  • Laser

Teaching materials

Slides, script

Supplementary literature

A. Tipler, Gene Mosca: "Physik: für Wissenschaftler und Ingenieure", Spektrum Akademischer Verlag, ISBN-13: 978-3827419453, available as e - book in our library.
Lothar Mayer, "Duden Lehrbuch Physik - Gymnasiale Oberstufe", ISBN-13: 978-3835533110

Prerequisites

None

Teaching language

(X) German ( ) English

Part of International Profile

( ) 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
Graded assignments during teaching semester Short test written 15 min grade 20%
End-of-semester exam exam written 90 min grade 80%

Remarks

 

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.
Course: Grundlagen der Elektrotechnik und Digitaltechnik - Praktikum
No.
t.BA.ITP.GED.19HS.P
Title
Grundlagen der Elektrotechnik und Digitaltechnik - Praktikum

Note

  • No module description is available in the system for the cut-off date of 01 August 2099.
Course: Grundlagen der Elektrotechnik und Digitaltechnik - Vorlesung
No.
t.BA.ITP.GED.19HS.V
Title
Grundlagen der Elektrotechnik und Digitaltechnik - Vorlesung

Note

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