19 Digital Engineering and Electronic Circuits

Level 5 - Online Engineering Course Unit

Unit Aim

The aim of this online engineering course unit is to further develop your learning and understanding of digital engineering and electronic circuits.

This unit focuses on the number systems used in logic gates, characteristics, and mechanisms of amplifiers and oscillators, testing methods and computer simulations.

On successful completion of this unit you will be able to use number systems and truth tables, make informed decision over suitability of devices and employ a number of testing procedures.

Learning Outcomes

During this unit, you will cover the below four learning outcomes:

LO1: Understand and be able to analyse combinational logic circuits
LO2: Understand the operation and characteristics of amplifiers, including feedback
LO3: Understand the mechanism and application of oscillators
LO4: Understand the variety of procedures involved in testing different devices