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Computer Aided Design of Electronics (Embedded Systems)

Structure Type: Study unit
Code: IT00BL23
Curriculum: IT 2023
Level: Bachelor of Engineering
Year of Study: 2 (2024-2025)
Semester: Autumn
Credits: 5 cr
Responsible Teacher: Ahvonen, Jani
Language of Instruction: English

Courses During the Academic Year 2024-2025

Impl.Group(s)Study TimeTeacher(s)LanguageEnrolment
3002IT2023-2, IT2023-2B2024-09-02 – 2024-12-14Jani AhvonenEnglish2024-08-01 – 2024-09-06

Taking the course in advance? See the courses during the academic year 2023-2024.

Learning Outcomes

The student becomes familiar with electronics design, design software and its use. The student produces a printed circuit board (PCB) at the laboratory, attaches the planned components and test the functioning.

Student's Workload

135 h, containing 50 h of scheduled contact studies.

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

Electronics, Digital Electronics.


PCB design software, design of electric circuit, linking it to the layout of the PCB, simulation of its functionality. Producing and testing the PCB in the laboratory.

Recommended or Required Reading and Other Learning Resources/Tools

Material produced by the lecturer.

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lectures, computer aided design and laboratory work.

Assessment Criteria

Grade 5: The student knows the properties of electric circuits and student can apply knowledge of information technology in solving a given problem of the field.
Grade 3: The student is able to design a simple circuit and verify its operation by simulation.
Grade 1: The student knows the operational mechanism of the most essential components of electronics, as well as the tools of electronics design.

Assessment Methods