ENGN2218 - Electronic Systems and Design

ENGN2218 - Electronic Systems and Design

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Engineers Australia Stage 1 Competency Summary

1. Knowledge and Skill base

1.1 Comprehensive, theory based understanding of the underpinning natural and physical sciences and the engineering fundamentals applicable to the engineering discipline. tick
1.2 Conceptual understanding of the mathematics, numerical analysis, statistics, and computer and information sciences which underpin the engineering discipline. tick
1.3 In-depth understanding of specialist bodies of knowledge within the engineering discipline. tick
1.4 Discernment of knowledge development and research directions within the engineering discipline.
1.5 Knowledge of engineering design practice and contextual factors impacting the engineering discipline. tick
1.6 Understanding of the scope, principles, norms, accountabilities and bounds of sustainable engineering practice in the specific discipline. tick

2. Engineering Application Ability

2.1 Application of established engineering methods to complex engineering problem solving. tick
2.2 Fluent application of engineering techniques, tools and resources. tick
2.3 Application of systematic engineering synthesis and design processes. tick
2.4 Application of systematic approaches to the conduct and management of engineering projects.

3. Professional and Personal Attributes

3.1 Ethical conduct and professional accountability.
3.2 Effective oral and written communication in professional and lay domains. tick
3.3 Creative, innovative and pro-active demeanour.
3.4 Professional use and management of information. tick
3.5 Orderly management of self, and professional conduct. tick
3.6 Effective team membership and team leadership.

Learning Outcomes to EA Stage 1 Competency Mapping

1. Knowledge and Skill base 2. Engineering Application Ability 3. Professional and Personal Attributes

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1Apply circuit analysis techniques (e.g. Kirchhoff?s law?s, Thevenin equivalent circuits, Phasors and complex impedances, Transfer functions) to solve electronic circuits tick tick tick
2Explain transistor operating modes & analyse operation of basic transistor amplifier circuits tick tick tick
3Identify first order filter circuits and draw Bode Plots to determine the frequency response tick tick tick
4Explain analogue to digital and digital to analogue conversion techniques and design combinational logic circuits using Karnaugh Maps tick tick tick tick tick tick
5Analyse & design electronic circuits for specific applications using op-amps & 555 Timer tick tick tick tick tick
6Explain in simple terms the working of electronic circuits tick
7Select appropriate mathematical techniques to analyze and design electronic circuits tick tick tick
8Utilise a systems approach to identify key design parameters and justify choice of particular electronic components tick tick tick
9Build circuits and take measurements using electrical measurement devices such as oscilloscope, function generator, digital multi-meter, power supply; compare the measurements with the behavior predicted by the mathematical models and explain the discrepancies tick tick tick
10Model and optimise the performance of analogue and digital electronic circuits using simulation packages such as PSPICE and DigitalWorks tick tick tick tick
11Read data sheets and circuit diagrams and recognize building blocks such as op-amp circuits, logic gates, amplifiers, filters and timers tick
12Calculate results using scientific calculator (complex mode, base-n mode, engineering mode) in a knowledgeable and confident manner tick

Assessment Tasks

1

Computer Laboratories

2

Hardware Laboratories

3

Tutorial

4

Mid-Semester Exam

5

Final Exam

Learning Outcomes to Assessment Task Mapping

Assessment Tasks

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1Apply circuit analysis techniques (e.g. Kirchhoff?s law?s, Thevenin equivalent circuits, Phasors and complex impedances, Transfer functions) to solve electronic circuits tick tick tick tick tick
2Explain transistor operating modes & analyse operation of basic transistor amplifier circuits tick tick tick tick
3Identify first order filter circuits and draw Bode Plots to determine the frequency response tick tick tick tick
4Explain analogue to digital and digital to analogue conversion techniques and design combinational logic circuits using Karnaugh Maps tick tick tick
5Analyse & design electronic circuits for specific applications using op-amps & 555 Timer tick tick tick
6Explain in simple terms the working of electronic circuits tick tick tick tick
7Select appropriate mathematical techniques to analyze and design electronic circuits tick tick tick tick
8Utilise a systems approach to identify key design parameters and justify choice of particular electronic components tick tick tick
9Build circuits and take measurements using electrical measurement devices such as oscilloscope, function generator, digital multi-meter, power supply; compare the measurements with the behavior predicted by the mathematical models and explain the discrepancies tick
10Model and optimise the performance of analogue and digital electronic circuits using simulation packages such as PSPICE and DigitalWorks tick tick
11Read data sheets and circuit diagrams and recognize building blocks such as op-amp circuits, logic gates, amplifiers, filters and timers tick
12Calculate results using scientific calculator (complex mode, base-n mode, engineering mode) in a knowledgeable and confident manner tick tick tick tick tick

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