Victoria University of Wellington
Wellington, New Zealand
Area of Study
Engineering Science, Systems Engineering
Taught In English
ENGR 101 or PHYS 115; 15 pts from (ENGR 121, 122, 123 MATH 141, 142, 151, 161)
Course Level Recommendations
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Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3 - 4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4 - 6
Hours & Credits
OverviewThe course provides an introduction into the acquisition and analysis of engineering and scientific data and signals by means of data acquisition systems. Topics covered include the principle of operation and characteristics of sensors, signal conditioning, analogue to digital and digital to analogue conversion, sampling, I/O techniques and databases, the interfacing of both personal computers and microcontrollers using appropriate software.
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Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.
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