FYS235 Electronics

Credits (ECTS):5

Course responsible:Jagath Sri Lal Senanayaka

Campus / Online:Taught campus Ås

Teaching language:Engelsk, norsk

Limits of class size:90

Course frequency:Annually

Nominal workload:125 hours over 15 weeks, 9 hours per week

Teaching and exam period:This course starts in spring parallel. This course has teaching/evaluation in spring parallel, .

About this course

You will get an introduction to semiconductor physics, electronic components, analysis of simple electrical networks, nonlinear electronic components such as diode and transistors, signal processing, instruments used in electronics and operational amplifiers.

Learning outcome

You will gain basic understanding of designing and building simple electronic circuits, to find and correct circuit errors and be happy when it works properly. You will learn to use basic electronic instruments, power supplies and function generators.
  • LECTURES where important concepts, theory and examples will be covered.

    CALCULATION EXERCISES where problems will be solved


    SELF-STUDY where the students work independently or in small groups discussing theory and calculations

  • Canvas, tutoring by teaching assistants meeting with teacher by appointment.
  • FYS101, FYS102, MATH111, MATH113
  • Final written exam, 3,5 hours

  • The external and internal examiner jointly prepare the exam questions and the correction manual. The external examiner reviews the internal examiner's examination results by correcting a random sample of candidate`s exams as a calibration according to the Department's guidelines for examination markings.
  • 6 laboratory exercises. Details will be given at the beginning of the course.
  • Fredrik Arnesen Stulen
  • Lectures: 2 hours x 13 weeks = 26 hours Calculation exercises: 2 hours x 13 weeks = 26 hours Laboratory work: 6 x (4 hours + 4 hours for report work) = 49 hours
  • See Norwegian text
  • Special requirements in Science