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Electrical Engineering

level of course unit

First cycle, Bachelor

Learning outcomes of course unit

Students are able to:
• use common measuring instruments of electrical engineering in a correct and safe way (e.g. digital multimeter, oscilloscope, etc.)
• understand electrical and electronic circuit diagrams.
• measure and assess currents, voltages and resistances in electrical circuits.
• identify fundamental laws of electrical engineering.
• to build and analyse electrical engineering circuits and electronic circuits according to the circuit diagram.
• present how capacitor and coil work in an alternating current circuit.
• differentiate and select electronic components.
• identify and select circuits for electrical machines (e.g. three-phase induction motor).

prerequisites and co-requisites

not applicable

course contents

• Measure current, voltage and resistance
• Interpretation of fundamental laws of electrical engineering
• Series connection and parallel connection
• Capacitor and coil in alternating current circuit
• Employment and operation of electrical equipment and electrical machines
• Structure of “logical basic functions” with integrated circuits (IC)
• Electronic components

recommended or required reading

• Hagmann (2006): Grundlagen der Elektrotechnik, 12. Aufl., AULA-Verlag Graz
• Bieneck (2005): Elektro T, Grundlagen der Elektrotechnik, Lehrbuch: Informations- und Arbeitsbuch für Schüler und Studenten der elektrotechnischen Berufe, Holland & Josenhans Stuttgart
• Orlowski (2008): Praktische Regeltechnik: Anwendungsorientierte Einführung für Maschinenbauer und Elektrotechniker, 7. Aufl., Springer Verlag Berlin
• Stiller (2006): Grundlagen der Mess- und Regelungstechnik, Shaker Verlag München

assessment methods and criteria

Written exam

language of instruction


number of ECTS credits allocated


planned learning activities and teaching methods


semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered


name of lecturer(s)

Ing. Ehrlenbach Markus , B.Sc.

year of study

First year of studies

recommended optional program components

not applicable

course unit code


type of course unit


mode of delivery

In-class course

work placement(s)

not applicable