Electrical Engineering

Sensing, Powering and Controlling

This online course provides an introduction to electronic, electrical and systems engineering.

What topics will you cover?

  • Overview of Electrical, Electronic and Systems Engineering
  • Introduction to systems and systems terminology
  • Transducers and their purpose
  • Electronic systems in context
  • Issues relating to solar power / batteries in space
  • Introduction to the Space Weather research group
  • Electrical circuits
  • The differences between analogue and digital Electrical Engineering
  • Introduction to digital electronics
  • Overview of control systems for rail platform shield walls
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Instructor Tim Jackson
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Language English
Subjects Engineering
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University of Birmingham

Rating Not enough ratings
Length 3 weeks
Effort 3 hours per week
Starts On Demand (None)
Cost $0
From University of Birmingham via FutureLearn
Instructor Tim Jackson
Free Limited Content
Language English
Subjects Engineering
Tags Science, Engineering & Maths