Technology units

University of Tasmania
Technology Engineering Units - 1996


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AEB202 Electronics

Has the same broad objectives as AEA202, however, laboratory work, assignments and assessment differ, so as to reflect the course philosophy.

Special notes
teaching staff Mr PA Watt
campus & mode Hbt, int
unit weight [9.5%]
teaching pattern sem 2 - 2x1-hour lectures, a 1-hour tutorial a week (13 weeks) and 6x3-hour laboratory sessions
prerequisites KAM102 and (ACM100 or ACM110 or ACM190 or AEB135)
corequisites AEB210
mutual exclusions AEA202/230, AEB230
method of assessment 3-hour exam and in-semester tests (80%), laboratory assignments (20%)
required texts, etc
Mitchell FH and Mitchell FH, Introduction to Electronics Design,  2nd edn, Prentice-Hall, 1992.

recommended reading
Course: Bachelor of Technology (Electronics & Computers) (N3G)

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AEB204 Communication Systems 1

Has the same broad objectives as AEA204, however, laboratory work, assignments and assessment differ, so as to reflect the course philosophy.

Special notes
teaching staff Mr PA Watt, Dr H Talhami
campus & mode Hbt, int
unit weight [9.5%]
teaching pattern sem 2 - 2x1-hour lectures, a 1-hour tutorial a week (13 weeks), 6x3-hour laboratory sessions
prerequisites ACM100 or AEB135
corequisites AEB210
mutual exclusions AEA204/230
method of assessment 3-hour exam (70%), laboratory and assignments (30%)
required texts, etc
Carlson AB, Communication Systems: An Introduction to Signal and Noise in Electrical Communication,  3rd edn, McGraw-Hill.

recommended reading
Course: Bachelor of Technology (Electronics & Computers) (N3G)

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AEB208 Electrical Measurements

Gives a practical introduction to electrical units and their measurement. Electrical units, standards and their maintenance are covered. Topics include types of passive and active measuring systems for electrical measurements, their calibration and maintenance, amplifier systems based on the operational amplifier as a circuit element with particular reference to instrumentation, effect of input and output impedances of measuring systems, frequency (amplitude and phase) response, electronic instruments and transducers; measurements for quality control in electrical area.

Special notes
teaching staff Mr RB Wherrett
campus & mode Hbt, int
unit weight [9.5%]
teaching pattern sem 1 - 2x1-hour lectures and a 1-hour tutorial a week (13 weeks), and 6x3-hour laboratory sessions
prerequisites ACM110 or AEB135
corequisites AEB210
mutual exclusions
method of assessment 3-hour exam (70%), laboratory and assignments (30%).
required texts, etc
recommended reading
Course: Bachelor of Technology (Electronics & Computers) (N3G)







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AEB210 Electrical Engineering Fundamentals

Is designed especially for engineering diplomates as a bridging course in electrical engineering, to enable students to enter the third year electrical engineering courses. The unit covers revision and extensions in some depth in the areas of DC and AC circuit theory, three phase circuits, transients RL, RC and RLC circuits, and transformers and DC and induction machines.

Special notes
teaching staff Mr BK Chew
campus & mode Hbt, int
unit weight [13.5%]
teaching pattern sem 2 - 3x1-hour lectures and a 1-hour tutorial a week (13 weeks) and 6x3-hour laboratory sessions
prerequisites external studies deemed to be of sufficient standard or AEB135
corequisites
mutual exclusions AEA201/203/210/240
method of assessment 2x3-hour exams (70%), laboratory (15%), assignments (15%)
required texts, etc
Hilburn JL, Johnson TR and Johnson DE, Electrical Circuit Analysis,  2nd edn, Prentice-Hall International.

recommended reading
Course: Bachelor of Technology (Electronics & Computers) (N3G)







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AEB211 Electrical Materials and Devices

Has the same broad objectives as AEA211, however, laboratory work, assignments and assessment differ, so as to reflect the course philosophy.

Special notes
teaching staff Dr DJH Lewis
campus & mode Hbt, int
unit weight [9.5%]
teaching pattern sem 1 - 2x1-hour lectures and a 1-hour tutorial a week (13 weeks) and 6x3-hour laboratory sessions
prerequisites KRA170
corequisites
mutual exclusions AEA211
method of assessment 3-hour exam (70%), laboratory and assignments (30%).
required texts, etc
recommended reading
Course: Bachelor of Technology (Electronics & Computers) (N3G)

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AEB215 Engineering Computing 2

Has the same broad objectives as AEA215, however, laboratory work, assignments and assessment differ, so as to reflect the course philosophy.

Special notes
teaching staff
campus & mode Hbt, int
unit weight [9.5%]
teaching pattern sem 1 - 2x1-hour lectures and 2x1-hour tutorial sessions a week (13 weeks)
prerequisites KCA117
corequisites
mutual exclusions AEA215
method of assessment written exam (50%), practical (50%); a minimum mark of 20/50 for both the written and practical components is required.
required texts, etc
recommended reading
Course:

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AEB219 Occupational Safety

Gives an overview of safety, particularly electrical safety, both in the workplace and in manufactured products. The unit covers product liability, workers compensation, Commonwealth Occupational Health and Safety legislation. International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) standards, Australian standards, local statutory authorities and their implication for product design and installation; and an introduction to commercial law, copyright and patents.

Special notes
teaching staff Mr PA Watt and external lecturers
campus & mode Hbt, int
unit weight [6.5%]
teaching pattern sem 2 - 2x1-hour lectures and a 1-hour tutorial a week (13 weeks)
prerequisites
corequisites
mutual exclusions
method of assessment 3-hour exam (80%), assignments (20%).
required texts, etc
recommended reading
Course: Bachelor of Technology (Electronics & Computers) (N3G)







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AEB251 Electrical Design 1

Has the same broad objectives as AEA251, however, laboratory work, assignments and assessment differ, so as to reflect the course philosophy.

Special notes
teaching staff Dr RA Langman, Mr J Arneaud
campus & mode Hbt, int
unit weight [9.5%]
teaching pattern full year - 1-hour lecture a week (26 weeks) and a 1-hour tutorial a week (28 weeks)
prerequisites ACM150 and (ACM100 or ACM110 or ACM190 or AEB135)
corequisites AEB210
mutual exclusions AEA251
method of assessment project work (100%).
required texts, etc
recommended reading
Course: Bachelor of Technology (Electronics & Computers) (N3G)

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