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VE215 – Introduction to Circuits

Instructor: Sung-Liang Chen

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Credits: 4 credits

Pre-requisites: VV156 or VV186, VG101, Co-requisite VP240 (or VP260)


This course is designed to cover basic concepts of circuits. Specifically, students will learn how to analyze the circuits. Also, there are 8 labs, which helps students gain hands-on experience of circuits.

Course Topics:

Basic concepts of voltage and current; Kirchhoff’s voltage and current laws; Ohm’s law; voltage and current sources; Thevenin and Norton equivalent circuits; DC and low active circuits using operational amplifiers; energy and power. Time- and frequency-domain analysis of RLC circuits. Basic passive and active electronic filters. Laboratory experience with electrical signals and circuits.

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