PS 141.1: Electronics I, Lecture

Course Number and Title: PS 141.1 (Electronics I, Lecture)
Date Revised: Oct. 8, 2010
Number of Units: 3
Prerequisites: PS 43, PS 53 or PS 32, PS 127 or ENGMA 101
 

Course Description:
This course is intended for Chemistry-Applied Computer Systems majors. It introduces students to linear and nonlinear circuits. Topics include passive circuits with resistive, capacitive, and inductive elements; semiconductor devices such as diodes, bipolar junction transistors, field-effect transistors, and operational amplifiers as circuit elements.
 

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