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ZUG3020 – Advanced Analogue Electronics

Undergraduate – Module

Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this module is offered.

Faculty

Business, Engineering and Technology

Offered

South Africa
On-campus block of classes

  • Semester 1, 2020 (Mainstream Programme)
  • Semester 1, 2021 (Extended Programme)

12 credits, NQF Level 7

Synopsis

In this module students cover advanced aspects of analogue circuit analysis and design. The topics covered in this course include operational amplifier applications such as in filters and differential amplifiers, small-signal modelling and linear amplification, single-transistor amplifiers, analogue integrated circuit design techniques, amplifier frequency response, feedback amplifiers and oscillators.

Outcomes

On completion of the module, students will be expected to be able to:

1Understand data representation and measures of variability
2Apply the concepts involved in probability theory
3Use mathematical statistics to solve sampled data
4Perform parametric tests non-parametric tests
5Perform calculations based on correlation analysis
6Perform calculations by using statistical inference
7Do linear regression analysis

Assessment

Coursework assessment: 30%
Examination: 70%

Workload requirements

The module equips the student to perform analysis, design and performance assessment of advanced analogue circuits and systems.There will be a combination of lectures that include interactive elements, tutorials in which students will do individual work and experiments that will be done in the laboratory by student teams. All outcomes will be assessed by means of tutorial work, assignment, class tests and a final examination.

Chief examiner(s)

TBA

Prohibitions

None

Prerequisites

Basic Analogue Electronics

Co-requisites

None

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