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ENGR 261 Circuits and Devices Laboratory

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Course Description

An introduction to the design, construction, and measurement of electrical circuits. Basic use of electrical test and measurement instruments including multimeters, oscilloscopes, power supplies, and function generators. Use of circuit simulation software. Interpretation of measured and simulated data based on principles of circuit analysis for DC circuits, complete response of first and second-order RLC circuits, and sinusoidal steady-state (AC) circuits. Design, measurement, and analysis of circuits with diodes, rectifiers, transistors, and operational amplifiers.

Units: 1
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lab hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: Completion of, concurrent enrollment in ENGR 260
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU , UC