Engineering Electromagnetics 2 ENG2031
- Academic Session: 2020-21
- School: School of Engineering
- Credits: 10
- Level: Level 2 (SCQF level 8)
- Typically Offered: Semester 2
- Available to Visiting Students: No
- Available to Erasmus Students: No
This course introduces the principles of electromagnetic theory, and to applies these principles to engineering processes and devices.
2 lecture per week
Requirements of Entry
Mandatory Entry Requirements
Recommended Entry Requirements
Satisfactory completion of ENG2086 Engineering Mathematics 2 or equivalent
70% Written Exam
20% Set Exercise: 4 evaluated exercises, typically in the form of quizzes (5% each)
10% Report: Laboratory report
Main Assessment In: April/May
The aims of this course are to:
■ introduce the principles of electromagnetic theory, and to apply these principles to engineering processes and devices;
■ provide an understanding of dielectric and magnetic materials;
■ introduce computer aided modelling of field and flux patterns in engineering components.
Intended Learning Outcomes of Course
By the end of this course students will be able to:
1) Analyse electrostatic, magnetic and electromagnetic problems;
2) Evaluate and describe the effects of electric and magnetic fields on the matter and its constituents.
3) Apply Maxwell's equation formalism to analyse electrostatic, magnetic and electromagnetic problems
4) Apply experimental and numerical techniques for characterising dielectric and magnetic materials.
Minimum Requirement for Award of Credits
Students must attend the degree examination and submit at least 75% by weight of the other components of
the course's summative assessment.