NAME OF COURSE/MODULE: ENGINEERING PRACTICE
COURSE CODE: KEE2351
NAME(S) OF ACADEMIC STAFF: Dr. M Norazizi Sham Bin Mohd Sayuti
RATIONALE FOR THE INCLUSION OF THE COURSE/MODULE IN THE PROGRAMME: This course introduce the students to the basic practices in electronic engineering
SEMESTER AND YEAR OFFERED: SEM 3 / YEAR 2
TOTAL STUDENT LEARNING TIME (SLT) FACE TO FACE TOTAL GUIDED AND INDEPENDENT LEARNING
L = Lecture

T = Tutorial

P = Practical

O= Others

L

0

T

8

P

20

O

0

Guided: 28 hours

Independent Learning: 12 hours

Total: 40 hours

CREDIT VALUE: 1
PREREQUISITE (IF ANY): NONE
OBJECTIVES: To expose students to the basic practices in electronic engineering.
LEARNING OUTCOMES (LO):

 

Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to:

CLO1: Explain the importance of following recommended practices in electronic engineering (C2)

CLO2: Assemble electronic components to become a working unit (P4)

CLO3: Report experiences gained from practical sessions (A3 – PO7 & PO11)

TRANSFERABLE SKILLS: Students should be able to develop skills in interpersonal communication, problem solving, decision making, time management, planning and organising through practical sessions in lab.
TEACHING-LEARNING AND ASSESSMENT STRATEGY: Teaching-learning strategy:

·   Outcome Based Learning

Assessment strategy:

Formative

SYNOPSIS: This course introduces students to the basic practices in electronic engineering through tutorial, lab practical and group works.
MODE OF DELIVERY: Tutorial/ Lab Practical/ Group Work/
ASSESSMENT METHODS AND TYPES:
A. Continuous Assessment (100%)
Category Percentage
·    Lab practical observations

·    Group interviews

·    Group report

·    Quiz

35%

30% (from labs and reports)

30%

5%

 

B. Final Examination
i.          Examination
MAIN REFERENCES SUPPORTING THE COURSE
  1.  Practical Electronics for Inventors, 3rd edition, Thomas L Floyd, 2014, Tab Electronics
ADDITIONAL REFERENCES SUPPORTING THE COURSE
  1.  Make Electronics: Learning by Discovery, Charles Platt , 2009,  Maker Media
  2. Schaum’s Outline of Basic Mathematics for Electricity and Electronics 2nd edition, Arthur Beiser , 1993, Schaum’s Outlines
  3. The Basic Soldering Guide Handbook: Learn to solder electronics successfully, Alan R Winstanley, 2014, CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
  4. Ethics in Engineering Practice and Research, Caroline Whitbeck, 2011, Cambridge University Press