NAME OF COURSE/MODULE:  MICROELECTRONICS PRACTICAL
COURSE CODE:   SFE 4071
NAME(S) OF ACADEMIC STAFF:   DR. MOHD AZMAN BIN HASHIM @ ISMAIL
RATIONALE FOR THE INCLUSION OF THE COURSE/MODULE IN THE PROGRAMME: The module develops an understanding of electronics, analogue electronics and digital electronics experiments.
SEMESTER AND YEAR OFFERED: SEM1 / YEAR 4
TOTAL STUDENT LEARNING TIME (SLT) FACE TO FACE TOTAL GUIDED AND INDEPENDENT LEARNING
L = Lecture

T = Tutorial

P = Practical

O= Others

L

0

T

 

0

P

 

28

O

 

12

L + T + P + O = 40 HOURS

CREDIT VALUE: 1
PREREQUISITE (IF ANY): NONE
OBJECTIVES: The objectives of this course are to:

  1. Analyse the circuits of multiranges ammeter, voltmeter and ohmmeter
  2. Study the circuit building blocks utilized in the design of analog circuits.
  3. Operate the instruments under supervision during laboratory work
LEARNING OUTCOMES: Upon successful completion of this course students should have the ability to:

1.     Construct the analog and digital electronics experiments. (C3)

2.     Apply the standard techniques used in the analysis of electronic circuit. (C3)

3.     Evaluate the various practical op-amp parameters, logic gates and circuit applications. (C5)

TRANSFERABLE SKILLS: Students should be able to develop self-management, learning, communication, teamwork, and problem solving skills.
TEACHING-LEARNING AND ASSESSMENT STRATEGY: Teaching-learning strategy:

  • The course will be taught through a combination of formal group work, laboratory experiments, informal activities and various textbooks.

Assessment strategy:

  • Formative
  • Summative
SYNOPSIS: This course is introduced to practice the theory of analog and digital electronics. It covers operational amplifier, IC741 experiments. Logics gates such as AND, OR, NOR, NAND, XOR and combination of logic gates experiment will be performed before the students have to create individual mini projects.
MODE OF DELIVERY: Lab experiment and mini project
ASSESSMENT METHODS AND TYPES:
A. Continuous Assessment (100%)
Category Percentage
·         Lab Reports

·         viva

·         Mini Project

70%

10%

20%

B. Final Examination (40%)
Examination 0 %
MAIN REFERENCES SUPPORTING THE COURSE 1.      Neamen, D. (2009). Microelectronic Circuit Analysis and Design. 4th edition, New Mexico: McGraw Hill.

2.      Digital Fundamental, 10ed, Thomas L. Floyd, Pearson Prentice Hall, 2009.

ADDITIONAL REFERENCES SUPPORTING THE COURSE 1.             Boylestad, R. And Nashelsky, L. (2008). Electronic Devices & Circuits Theory. 10th edition, New Jersey: Prentice Hall.

2.             Alan Hastings, (2006). The Art of Analog Layout. 2nd edition, Pearson International Edititon