Electrical engineering

Structure Type: Course
Code: KL25AB10403
Type: Compulsory
Level: Bachelor
Credits: 4.0 points
Responsible Teacher: Mäkelä, Petteri
Teacher Team: Tupamäki, Ismo
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Course Implementations, Planned Year of Study and Semester

Curriculum  Semester  Credits  Start of Semester  End of Semester
TITE-2013   1 spring   4.0   2014-01-02   2014-07-31  
TITE-2014   1 spring   4.0   2015-01-02   2015-07-31  
TITE-2015   1 spring   4.0   2016-01-01   2016-07-31  
TITE-2016   1 spring   4.0   2017-01-01   2017-07-31  

Learning Outcomes

After completion of the course, students will understand the factors influencing electric properties and know how to explain them. They will able to mathematically solve basic problems associated with direct current circuits and alternating current circuits. They will also know how to measure electric quantities using a multimeter and oscilloscope.

Student's Workload

Total work load of the course: 160h,
- of which scheduled studies 80 h
- of which self-access learning 80 h

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

No previous studies are required.


Electodynamics ** DC and AC circuits ** Electrical circuit measurement ** Three-phase systems ** Using a multimeter and oscilloscope

Recommended or Required Reading

Aura & Tonteri: Teoreettinen sähkötekniikka ja sähkökoneiden perusteet, WSOY.

or Practical electronics for inventors, Paul Scherz

Lecture hand-outs ** Measuring devices in the laboratory

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lectures, calculations and measurements

Assessment Criteria

1 Student knows the basics of the course.
3 Student knows the contents of the course well.
5 Student knows the contents of the course well and can apply their knowledge in practice.

Assessment Methods

Exam (interim exam) and calculations. Also basic measurements (laboratory assignments by using interactive measuring systems (Facet))