Course code 02 05 6301 00
Number of ECTS points 5
Course title in the language of instruction
Electronic Engineering
Course title in Polish Electronic Engineering
Course title in English
Electronic Engineering
Language of instruction English
Form of classes
Lecture Tutorials Laboratory Project Seminar Other Total of teaching hours during semester
Contact hours 30 45 0 75
E-learning No No No No No No
Assessment criteria (weightage) 0.50 0.50 0.00
Unit running the course Instytut Automatyki
Course coordinator dr inż. Rafał Nowak
Course instructors dr inż. Piotr Chudzik, prof. dr hab. inż. Bogusław Więcek
Basic skills in the field of electrical engineering.
Course learning outcomes
  1. The student can describe structure and operating principle of selected electronics circuits.
  2. The student can assemble and run simple electronic circuits.
  3. The student is able to design simple electronic circuits.
Programme learning outcomes
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Programme content Characteristics of basic electronic components, types of modern semiconductor devices and modern integrated circuits. Topologies of basic electronic circuits used in industrial electronics and power electronics. Design of a simple electronic device.
Assessment methods
Written test to pass the course.
Exercises and laboratory reports.
Observation of activity during the classes.

Grading policies Positive evaluation of the test and project reports.
Course content LECTURE Introduction to electronics: Passive elements: resistor, inductor, capacitor. I-V curves of selected electronics components: Si diode, Zener diode, BJT, MOSFET transistor, IGBT transistor. Role of diode in electronics circuits: rectifier, protection. Role of transistor in electronics circuits: amplifier, switch. Operational amplifier: principle of operation, construction and parameters of modern operational amplifiers. Implementation of selected tasks using circuits with an operational amplifier. Digital circuits and microprocessor systems. Assembly of integrated circuits and discrete elements. Selected electronics circuits. Industrial electronics: Interpretation of catalog parameters of electronic components. Inputs and outputs of analogue and digital components. Electronic components protection. Electronic circuits design. Calculation of thermal parameters of electronic circuits. Elimination of disturbances connected with power supply of digital and analog circuits. Power circuits. Parasitic phenomena. Power electronics: Overview of power semiconductor switches. Switching processes in power semiconductor elements. Diode recti?ers. Single-phase controlled recti?ers. Three-phase controlled recti?ers. DC?DC converters. Inverters. Resonant and soft-switching converters. Multilevel power converters. AC?AC converters. Power factor correction circuits. LABORATORY Use of basic laboratory instruments: oscilloscope, generator, power supply, multimeter. Measurements of electronic components characteristics. Circuits with operational amplifiers. Assembly of electronic circuits. Digital components: gates, flip-flops, registers. Programmable logic. Microprocessor system. A single-quadrant DC converter. Single-phase voltage inverter. Single-phase and three-phase PWM generator. Single-phase resonance inverter. BUCK converter. BOOST converter.
Basic reference materials
  1. Paul Horowitz, Winfield Hill ?The Art of Electronics?, 3rd Edition, Cambridge University Press, 2015, ISBN 978-0-521-80926-9
  2. Muhammad H. Rashid ?Power Electronics Handbook Devices, Circuits, and Applications? Elsevier Inc., 2011, ISBN 978-0-12-382036-5
Other reference materials
  1. Thomas C. Hayes, Paul Horowitz ?Learning the Art of Electronics: A Hands-On Lab Course?, Cambridge University Press, 2016, ISBN 978-0-521-17723-8
  2. Mohan N., Undeland T.M., Robbins W.P.: ?Power Electronics: Converters, Applications, and Design? New York, Wiley 1995
  3. Datasheets, design guides and other documentation downloaded from chip manufacturers web sites
Average student workload outside classroom
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Archival course yes/no no