Electronics Design

Course code ELEC4210Units 10Level 4000Faculty of Engineering and Built EnvironmentSchool of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

This course considers advanced analog electronics design with a particular emphasis on radio frequency (RF) electronics. Both theoretical and practical aspects of RF electronic circuits are considered. A major component of the course is a small group project, where design, testing and construction of an electronic circuit is required.

Available in 2014

Callaghan CampusSemester 1
UoN SingaporeTrimester 1
Previously offered in 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004
ObjectivesThis course seeks to give students;
1. An in-depth knowledge of advanced analog electronic design.
2. An understanding of the scope, principles, norms and accountabilities and bounds of contemporary engineering practice in RF electronic design.
3. Ability to apply established engineering methods to solving problems in RF electronics.
4. Ability to apply engineering techniques, tools and resources in RF electronics
ContentPractical hints on electronics components, comparators, Noise in Electronic Circuits, Interference Generation, Transmission, Reception, Grounding & Shielding,Analog/ RF Filters Design, Analog/RF Amplifiers, Oscillators, Modulators, Mixers, Phase Locked Loops.
Replacing Course(s)NA
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeELEC3240
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsLecture
Student Projects
Assessment Items
Essays / Written Assignments3 x individual assignments - as per course outline
Projects1 x Group Design Project
Group Assessment Items: One assessment item per group must be submitted. Individual marks may vary depending on contribution to the assessment item. Laboratory Results; Group Project Preliminary Report; Group Project final report evaluation and demonstration. As per course handout.
Quiz - Class1 x 2hour (120 minutes) quiz
Contact HoursLecture: for 3 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Laboratory: for 24 hour(s) per Term for Full Term
Tutorial: for 10 hour(s) per Term for Full Term
Timetables2014 Course Timetables for ELEC4210