ECE 210 - Electrical Circuit Analysis

Description: 3 credit hours. Credit is not given for ECE 210 if the student has credit in ECE 225. Linear circuit analysis: networks, network theorems, dependent sources, operational amplifiers, energy storage elements, transient analysis, sinusoidal analysis, frequency response, and filters. 

Prerequisite - Physics 142 (General Physics II) and credit or concurrent registration in Math 220 (Introduction to Differential Equations).


  • Definitions and units
  • Basic laws (Kirchhoff, Ohm)
  • Operational amplifiers
  • Mesh and nodal analysis 
  • Linearity and superposition
  • Source transformation, Thevenin's and Norton's Theorems
  • Inductance and capacitance
  • Transient response for RL, RLC circuits
  • Sinusoidal steady - state analysis
  • Power, maximum power transfer
  • Frequency response and filters