Electrical quantities, circuit concepts, circuit calculations.
Mechanical quantities, static and dynamic laws and examples of their application in electronic and mechanical engineering
Practical work and examples classes are included to assist the student learning
39 contact hours
111 hours of private study
Total hours for the module will be 150.
Method of assessment
4 x Laboratory reports - typically 5 pages per report (5% each)
2 x Assignments - typically 2 pages per assignment (5% each)
Exam duration 2 hours (70%)
ROBERTSON, C R..Fundamental electrical and electronic principles. (Third edition) Elsevier (Newnes.) Amsterdam: 2008.
See the library reading list for this module (Canterbury)
1 understand and apply the laws of mechanics to basic engineering systems;
2 understand and apply electrical circuit principles to basic engineering systems;
3 demonstrate an ability to use measurement equipment to obtain results from engineering experiments and to analyse and interpret the results.
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