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Professional studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is that student will
understand the fundamentals of electrical systems

Learning outcomes

The student will understand theoretical
fundamentals of DC- and AC-circuits and can perform
calculations on electric circuits.

Course contents

Basics of electrical theory:
- Ohm's Law, Resistance, Inductance, Capacitance
- Theory of DC- and AC-circuits, calculations

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Fundamental Mathematics

Previous course names


Additional information

Compulsory participation in lectures and exercises
as stipulated.

Recommended or required reading

Lecturing compendium
Exercise compendium
Additional Internet-based material

Study activities

  • Lectures - 20 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 20 hours
  • Practical exercises - 80 hours
  • Individual studies - 15 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 135 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 135 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Exams (written-, oral-, home-)

Assessment requirements

Passed exam


  • Anukka Harri
  • Rancken Kim


Rancken Kim

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Assessment methods

Date of examination will be announced later - Exams

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