This course introduces the student to electrical product development and fabrication. Topics include schematic and circuit layout conventions; printed circuit board assembly; enclosures; connector and cabling options; and scheduling, budgeting, and documenting the project. Each student works on a product of reasonable complexity; develops and assembles a printed circuit board; and documents and presents the finished product.
1 hour of lecture, 3 hours of lab per week
[Course fee: $200]