Course syllabus

Consumer Electronics

ETI125, 4,5 credits, G1 (First Cycle)

Valid for: 2014/15
Decided by: Education Board A
Date of Decision: 2014-04-07

General Information

Main field: Technology.
Elective for: F2, M4, N2
Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish


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.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must


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.

Examination details

Grading scale: TH
Assessment: Participation in 10 out of 14 lectures, and a written comment of the contents.


The number of participants is limited to: No

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Kaan Bür,
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