Basics Electronics: Course Outline (EE-112)
- Basic SI units for electronic devices, Circuit Diagrams, Atomic Theory Review, Voltage & current.
- Resistors, temperature effects on resistors, Ohms Law, Voltage Polarity
- Current direction, Power, Energy, Series Circuit, Kirchhoff’s Voltage Law Resistors and Voltage resource in Series
- Voltage Divider Rule, Circuit Grounding, Parallel Circuits, Kirchhoff’s Current Law, Resistor in Parallel
- Voltage source in Parallel, Current Divider Rule
- Series parallel networks, analysis of series parallel network. Application of series parallel circuits
- Examples of series parallel network
- Semiconductor Basics: Atomic Structure, Classification of Matters on the Basis of Semiconductor Theory
- Covalent Bonds, Conduction in Semiconductors. N-Type and P-Type Semiconductors, Diode, Biasing a Diode, Voltage-Current Characteristic of a Diode, Diode Models
- Diode Applications: Half- Wave Rectifiers, Full-Wave Rectifiers. Power Supply Filters and Regulators
- Diode Limiting and Clamping Circuits
- Special-Purpose Diodes: Zener Diodes. Zener Breakdown/characteristics, Zener equivalent circuit, Zener regulation, Applications of Zener Diode
- Bipolar Junction Transistors (BJTs): Transistor Structure.
- To prepare the students the operational principle, analysis, design and application of the Diodes, the Bipolar Junction Transistor (BJT), the Field Effect Transistor (FET) and Operational Amplifier (Op-Amp).
- To initiate the students the understanding of the concepts, know-how and tools of circuit & device analysis and design.
- To teach the principle, operation and characteristics of various electronic devices and their applications.
- To develop the students’ ability on conducting engineering experiments and analyzing the experimental observations and able to use basic techniques for analysing analogue and digital electronic circuits.
- To develop the student’s ability on preparing report.