|Objective:||This subject is designed to prepare students to reach the standard expected for foundation level. This subject also exposes students to various concepts and basic physics knowledge in main topics such as electricity, magnetism and electronics. Student will learn the application of the models, laws and fundamental principles in solving various problems applicable for each topics.|
|Student Learning Time:||160 hours|
In-Lab Experiments Reports: 25%
Midterm Test: 15%
Final Examination: 50%
Electric Charges, Properties and Unit, Law of Conservation of Charges, Charged Bodies, Coulomb’s Law, Electric Field , Electric Field Lines, Motion in Uniform Electric, Field Electric Flux, Gauss’s Law, Electric Potential, Potential Difference, Equipotential, Surface, Energy Due To Point Charges, Energy Due To Distribution of Charges.
Capacitors, Capacitance, Dielectrics, Definition of Capacitance, Series and Parallel Capacitors, Energy, Stored In Charged Capacitors.
Magnetic Field, Magnetic Force, Right – Hand Rule,Magnetic Force On Current Carrying Conductor, Torque on Current Loop in Uniform Magnetic Field, Motion of a Charged Particle in Magnetic Field, the Hall Effect, the Biot-Savart Law, Magnetic Force Between Two Parallel Conductors, the Ampere’s Law, Magnetic Field in a Solenoid, Magnetic Flux, Gauss’s Law in Magnetism, Faraday’s Law of Induction, Lenz’s Law of Induction, Generators and Motors, Self and Mutual Inductance, Eddy Current and Energy in Coil.
Electric Current, Average Current, Instantaneous Current, Resistance and Parallel Resistors, Temperature dependence of resistance in : Pure Metal, Alloy, Semiconductor and Superconductor, Energy and Power.The Electromotive Force, Internal Resistance, Loading Effect, Kirchoff ‘s Current and Voltages Laws, Thevenin's Theorem, Norton's Theorem.
Peak, r.m.s value in sine – and square-wave voltages, Single components: R,C,L : phase and power, series circuit: impedance phase, resonance in LCR circuit, power in circuit and parallel circuit.
Semiconductor and Semiconductor Materials; Intrinsic and Extrinsic Semiconductors, PN junction, Rectification, Bridge Rectifier, Bipolar Junction Transistor: Types and Principle of Operation, Transistor as an amplifier.
At the completion of the subject, students should be able to: