The course provides laboratory practice and experimental studies on topics covered in ECS 203. The course will give laboratory practice and experimental studies on topics mainly covered in ECS 203 (Basic Electrical Engineering). Topics include basic circuit theory, dc and ac measurements, RLC circuits, nonlinear components, and operational amplifiers.

Lab and Equipment


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General Information

Calendar with Handouts and Course Material

Date Experiments Sample Quiz Slides
January 12, 2015 L0: Introduction   S0
January 19, 2015 L1: DC Measurements Q1 S1
January 26, 2015 L2: Network Theorems I Q2 S2
February 2, 2015 L3: Network Theorems II Q3 S3
February 9, 2015 P1: Practice Session + solution   P1
February 16, 2015 E1: Midterm Exam (In Lab) Cover Page  
February 23, 2015 L4: AC Measurement Q4 S4
March 2, 2015 Mid-term Examination Period (No Lab)    
March 9, 2015 Mid-term Examination Period (No Lab)    
March 16, 2015 L5: Resonance RLC Circuits Q5 S5
March 23, 2015 L6: Diodes and Rectifiers Q6 S6
March 30, 2015 L7&8: Operational Amplifiers Q7 S7&8
April 6, 2015 No Lab    
April 13, 2015 No Lab    
April 20, 2015 P2: Practice Session + solution   P2
April 27, 2015 E2: Final Exam (In Lab)    




  • Equipment Manuals
  • Y. Tsividis, A First Lab in Circuits and Electronics, John Wiley & Sons, 2002.
  • C.K. Alexander and M.N.O. Sadiku, Fundamentals of Electric Circuits, 4th ed., McGraw-Hill, International Edition, 2009.
  • D.T. Horn, Electronic Components: A Complete Reference for Project Builders, McGraw-Hill, 1991.

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