|Name||Electrical Engineering and Electronics|
|Status||Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice|
|Level and type||Undergraduate Studies, Academic|
|Field of study||Power and Electrical Engineering|
|Faculty||Department of Electrical Engineering and Electronics|
|Academic staff||Ņikita Nadežņikovs, Vladimirs Hramcovs, Vladimirs Ņikišins, Genadijs Zaļeskis, Aigars Vītols, Vairis Janovskis, Ludmila Lavrinoviča, Andrejs Podgornovs|
|Credit points||2.0 (3.0 ECTS)|
Development of electric circuits and understanding of circuits diagrams..
Elements of electric circuits, differential equations. Three-phase alternating current systems. Transformers. DC and AC electric machines, principles of their operation. Semiconductor devices. Rectifiers. Elements of digital technique. Microprocessors. .
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
|Introduction to electrical engineering and electronics elements and their work in the electrical equipment and electrical installations. Introduction of electric circuit calculation methods and praktical experience in working with electric measuring instruments, resistors, coils, capacitors, semiconductor equipment, etc. Introduction to issues and problems of electricity production and use.|
|Course prerequisites||Electricity and magnetism, higher math. department: differential equations, complex numbers methods, vector algebra|