Core Module Information
Module title: Engineering Electronics

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

Module code: ELE10112
Module leader: Lourdes Alwis
School School of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Cyber Security and Systems Engineering

Modules equivalent to SCQF level 9

Description of module content:

The interface to the real world: Input and output devices eg sensors and actuators for audio, video, wireless radiation etc
The interface between sensors and electronic systems; digital and analogue sampling as may be encountered in personal or measuring systems. Delta Sigma Converters
Personal systems and measuring equipment for a range of uses.

Learning Outcomes for module:

LO1: analyse appropriate energy transfer from physical processes into electrically measurable systems
LO2: design input and output interfaces for a real systems based on a range of specifications taking the physics of the input (or output) into account.
LO3: specify efficient and appropriate sampling systems to input data
LO4: synthesise optimal processing systems for data
LO5: design of data output systems

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 2, 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: Lourdes Alwis
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 Guided independent study 150
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 50 1,2,3,4,5 10 HOURS= 0, WORDS= 1500
Centrally Time Tabled Examination 50 1,2,3,4,5 14/15 HOURS= 2, WORDS= 0
Component 1 subtotal: 50
Component 2 subtotal: 50
Module subtotal: 100

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