Courses Catalogue

Principles Of Electronics

COURSE CODE: COS 2102
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 4
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Computer Science, B.Sc
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Mathematics and Computing
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Content and Outline

Course Outline

·         History of Electronic devices and their impact on society 3hrs

·         Conductors, Semi-conductor and Insulators 5hrs

·         Semiconductor materials and processes 3hrs

·         The Semiconductor Junction Diode 4hrs

·         The Bipolar Junction Transistor (BJT) 4hrs

·         Field Effect Transistor (FET) 4hrs

·         Junction Field-Effect Transistor (JFET) 3hrs

·         Operation of MOSFET circuits 3hrs

·         Power Circuits and Systems 3hrs

·         Regulated power supplies, 3hrs

·         Practical sessions (30hrs) 10hrs

Mode of delivery

Lectures, presentations and discussions