Syllabus academic year 2009/2010
(Created 2009-08-11.)
CONSUMER ELECTRONICSETI125

Higher education credits: 4,5. Grading scale: TH. Level: G1 (First level). Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. Optional for: E3, F2, M4, N2. Course coordinator: Clas Agnvall, Clas_G.Agnvall@eit.lth.se, Inst för elektro- och informationsteknik. Assessment: Participation in 10 out of 14 lectures, and a written comment of the contents. Home page: http://www.eit.lth.se/course/eti125.

Aim
Consumer electronic products play an important role in today’s society. This course will give an overview of modern consumer electronic products and how they work. The aim of the course is to give the students basic understanding of electronic products and sufficient knowledge of electronic vocabulary in order to understand literature such as brochures and technical manuals.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must

Contents
The focus of the course is to give a basic understanding of information carrying systems. Tree specific areas are studied: acoustic-, image- and storage. A number of systems are studied including; sound reproduction, radio and broadcasting, mobile phones, GPS, CD and DVD-players, computers, medical electronics etc.

Literature
Lecture handouts.
See the home page http://www.es.lth.se