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Practical Circuit Design

Module name (EN):
Name of module in study programme. It should be precise and clear.
Practical Circuit Design
Degree programme:
Study Programme with validity of corresponding study regulations containing this module.
Mechatronics and Sensor Technology, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2012
Module code: MST.PST
The exam administration creates a SAP-Submodule-No for every exam type in every module. The SAP-Submodule-No is equal for the same module in different study programs.
Hours per semester week / Teaching method:
The count of hours per week is a combination of lecture (V for German Vorlesung), exercise (U for Übung), practice (P) oder project (PA). For example a course of the form 2V+2U has 2 hours of lecture and 2 hours of exercise per week.
2V+2PA (4 hours per week)
ECTS credits:
European Credit Transfer System. Points for successful completion of a course. Each ECTS point represents a workload of 30 hours.
Semester: 5
Mandatory course: no
Language of instruction:
Documentation and circuit board

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
All study programs (with year of the version of study regulations) containing the course.

MST.PST (P221-0122) Mechatronics and Sensor Technology, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2012 , semester 5, optional course, technical
MST.PST (P221-0122) Mechatronics and Sensor Technology, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2019 , semester 5, optional course, technical
MST.PST (P221-0122) Mechatronics and Sensor Technology, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2020 , semester 5, optional course, technical
MST.PST (P221-0122) Mechatronics and Sensor Technology, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2011 , semester 5, optional course, technical
Workload of student for successfully completing the course. Each ECTS credit represents 30 working hours. These are the combined effort of face-to-face time, post-processing the subject of the lecture, exercises and preparation for the exam.

The total workload is distributed on the semester (01.04.-30.09. during the summer term, 01.10.-31.03. during the winter term).
60 class hours (= 45 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 150 hours (equivalent to 5 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 105 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Barbara Hippauf
Lecturer: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Barbara Hippauf

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Learning outcomes:
In this course, students will apply what they have learned so far in the above-mentioned subjects. Within the framework of a project, students will become familiar with the development of an electronic circuit from the definition of the task to the finished, functional printed circuit board.

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Module content:
Students will independently design the circuit diagram of an electronic circuit for a given task and create the layout of the printed circuit board using corresponding PC programs.
The circuit board will then be produced, assembled, commissioned and documented in detail by the students.
Tasks can include sensor evaluation circuits, actuator control circuits, displays, control elements, signal interfaces and microcontroller circuits.

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Recommended or required reading:
Lecture notes, application instructions from semiconductor manufacturers, data sheets

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