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    Laboratory projects that explore key ideas in modern electronics for collecting, transmitting, and processing information represented as electrical signals.

    This laboratory paper consists of a number of experimental tasks, or 'labs'. Two final labs explore high-level systems production using the Arduino platform.

    About this paper

    Paper title Measurement and Analysis
    Subject Electronics
    EFTS 0.15
    Points 18 points
    Teaching period Not offered in 2022 (On campus)
    Domestic Tuition Fees ( NZD ) $1,284.15
    International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.
    ELEC 253 and PHSI 282
    Schedule C
    Teaching staff

    Course co-ordinator: Associate Professor Colin Fox
    Dr Tim Molteno


    Textbooks are not required for this paper.

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    Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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    Learning Outcomes
    After completing this paper students will be able to:
    1. Utilise the NI Elvis II prototyping system and associated virtual instrumentation
    2. Tidily construct, measure, analyse and understand a range of electronic circuits that implement important functionality
    3. Maintain a laboratory book
    4. Access and utilise online resources, including data sheets, application notes and open-source software, as part of laboratory problem solving
    5. Present and report findings to a non-specialist audience


    Not offered in 2022

    Teaching method
    This paper is taught On Campus
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