MG5019 – Electronics 1

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Module code
MG5019
Module title
Electronics 1
Prescription
To enable students to extend their knowledge of the analysis of electronic circuits and the use of simulation programs to determine circuit performance.
Programmes
  • SC1001
NZQA Level
Level 5
NZQA Credits
15
Delivery method
  • Web-Enhanced
Learning hours
Directed hours
75
Self directed hours
75
Total learning hours
150
Resources required
Learning Outcomes
Analyse and design first order single resistor RC low and high pass filters
Apply the principles of feedback and design practical circuits.
Describe and demonstrate operation of DAC and ADC circuits
Explain the operational principles of switching regulators
Design active filters
Content
RC Networks.
First order single resistor RC low and high pass filters
Practical op-amp circuits.
Digital to analogue and analogue to digital conversion circuits
The operational principles of switching regulators (step up, step down using modern control devices).
Active filters.
Assessment Criteria
Assessment 1 Practical Case study 20
Assessment 2 Written Tests 40
Assessment 3 Examination 40