Core Module Information
Module title: Electronic Systems

SCQF level: 09:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: ELE09102
Module leader: Jay Hoy
School School of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Cyber Security and Systems Engineering

Good knowledge of electronic principles (to university 2nd year level)

Description of module content:

Instrumentation amplifiers, operational transconductance amplifiers, active filters.
Thermal noise, shot noise, noise factor and noise measurement.
Power amplifiers, optoelectronics.
Digital to Analogue and Analogue to Digital Conversion.
Design of simple synchronous sequential circuits.
Binary Arithmetic techniques & circuits

Learning Outcomes for module:

On completion of this module you will be able to:
LO1: apply operational amplifiers in the design of linear and non linear circuits;
LO2: design circuits for a variety of analogue applications;
LO3: identify and analyse types of electrical noise;
LO4: design synchronous sequential circuits;
LO5: design digital arithmetic circuits;
LO6: analyse analogue to digital converters and digital to analogue converters.

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 1, Face-to-Face, Edinburgh Napier University
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: Face-to-Face
Location of delivery: MERCHISTON
Partner: Edinburgh Napier University
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Jay Hoy
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Lecture 24
Face To Face Tutorial 24
Independent Learning Groupwork (Independent Study) 48
Independent Learning Guided independent study 102
Face To Face Centrally Time Tabled Examination 2
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Report 20 1-6 7 HOURS= 0, WORDS= 6
Report 20 1-6 8 HOURS= 0, WORDS= 6
Centrally Time Tabled Examination 60 1-6 14/15 HOURS= 2, WORDS= 0
Component 1 subtotal: 40
Component 2 subtotal: 60
Module subtotal: 100

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