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TC S840F
Electromagnetic Compatibility and Electrical Product Testing and Certification
Start Date
Course Level Length in Terms Credits
Fees ($)
(including lab fees)
Future Terms
Aut 2018
Postgraduate 2 terms 10

Course Coordinator: Dr Tony Lee, BEng (Hons), PhD (HK PolyU); MIEEE; MIET; MCIE

Important notes
This course will be taught through a part-time face-to-face mode. Face-to-face lectures and tutorials will be scheduled on Sunday mornings.

This course aims to provide students with comprehensive knowledge of electrical products’ electromagnetic compatibility, safety and energy efficiency testing and certification.

The course covers the following topics:

  • Basics of electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) Testing

  • EMC testing standards

  • Standards for electrical product safety and energy efficiency testing and certification

  • Instruments and advanced measurement techniques for EMC, electrical product safety and energy efficiency testing

  • Test methods for EMC, electrical safety and energy efficiency

  • Other related testing

Learning support
There will be regular lecture and tutorial classes spread throughout the course.

The course assessment will include both a continuous assessment (50%) portion and a written examination (50%). The continuous assessment portion will include a quiz, a mini project and assignment.

Online requirement
This course is supported by the Online Learning Environment (OLE). You can find the latest course information from the OLE. Through the OLE, you can communicate electronically with your lecturer as well as other students. To access the OLE, students will need to have access to the Internet. The use of the OLE is required for the study of this course.

Students will need access to a computer system suitable for connecting to the Internet. The recommended minimum computing requirements are:

  • Pentium IV CPU

  • SVGA display card and monitor

  • 1 GB RAM

  • 500 MB free hard disk space

  • Broadband Internet access

  • Keyboard and mouse

Set book(s)
To be announced.