High Frequency Design
2014-2015 - ELE3191 - 10 ECTS

On the basis of

  • ELE1051 - Elektronikk
  • ELE2111 - Datatransmisjon
  • ELE2131 - Digitalteknikk og Mikrokontrollere

Expected learning outcomes

After completing the course, the students will have knowledge and experience in design, engineering, and verification of a high-frequency electronic system through practical project work.
• Knowledge of project management
• Know the procedure for the design of printed circuit boards for electronic systems
• Know the methods of grounding of electronic systems
• Knowledge of application and data for the most common electronic components
• Know the methods for constructing electronic circuits for microwave frequencies
• Know the methods to satisfy the requirements of EMC in an electronic system
• Be able to design, construct and verify a high-frequency electronic system
• Able to use computer tools for the design of a high-frequency electronic system
• Be able to select appropriate components for use in a high-frequency electronic system
• Be able to construct a high-frequency electronic system that meets the requirements of the EMC
General kompentanse :
• Be able to work together in a group to carry out a project
• Be able to independently obtain information necessary to carry out the project
• Be able to document a project


  • Managing of projects
  • Production of Printed Circuits
  • EMC and EMC components
  • Grounding,
  • Analog interface for microcontrollers
  • Components
  • CAD programs for Printed Circuit Design
  • Construction of high frequency circuits

Teaching Methods

Group works
Project work

Form(s) of Assessment

Written exam, 3 hours
Evaluation of Project(s)

Form(s) of Assessment (additional text)

Written Exam, 3 hours, counts 33%
Evaluation of Project(s), counts 67%, evaluated by lecturer
Each part must be individually approved.

Grading Scale

Alphabetical Scale, A(best) – F (fail)

External/internal examiner

Two internal examiners

Re-sit examination

Ordinary re-sit examination of the written exam.

The project must be taken again at the next scheduled liquidation of the subject.

Examination support

Approved calculator

Teaching Materials

Håkon Solum and Arne Wold: Elektronikk konstruksjon

Arne Wold: Kompendium i Høgfrekvensteknikk