
ECE
115  Introduction to Electrical and Computer Engineering
Description: Credit 4U. Concepts of electrical and computer engineering including: circuit analysis, fundamental electromagnetics, electronic devices, sensors, communication, digital logic, programming, numeroys practical applications: laboratory.
Prerequisite: Credit or concurrent registration in MATH 180.
Textbooks: 1) Essentials of Electrical and Computer Engineering, D.W. Kerns, and J.D. Irwin:ISBN:0139239707, PrenticeHall, 2004.
2) MATLAB:An Introduction with Applications, Third Edition, Amos Gilat, ISBN:9780470108772, Wiley,2008.
Tutorials are provided on course website. Electronic equipment is provided in the laboratory. Computer facilities are provided in laboratory and departmental PC lab.
Topics:
Matrix algebra
Complex time functions
Continuous and discrete signals
DC circuits and physical principles
Logic circuits, Boolean algebra
Electronic devices, amplifiers, sensors
Communication, electromagnetics, information
Data representation, binary arithmetic
Digital systems
Computer organization
Higher level language programming
Apply concepts to communication
