New Mexico Tech

EE 211: Circuits and Signals I, Section 1.

Instructor: Bill Rison

Fall 1998

Fall 1998 Schedule: MWF 11:00-11:50 a.m. in MSEC 195.

Fall 1998 Office Hours: MW 1:00-1:50 a.m. Th. 11:00-11:50, in Workman 211.

Help Session: 7:00pm-9:00pm Tuesday in Workman 113.

Text: The Analysis and Design of Linear Circuits by R.E. Thomas and A.J. Rosa

Homework: Homework will be assigned, collected and graded on a weekly basis. Homework will normally be due on Fridays. Homework will be posted on the web, and can be found at

You are encouraged to work with other students as long as the written work turned in is your own. Homework will be accepted up to two weeks after the due date. Late homework will receive a maximum grade of 50%.

Exams: Four midterm exams and one final exam will be given. The lowest midterm grade will be weighted at 50% of the value of the others.
$\bullet$ Exam 1 Wednesday 9/16/98 Objectives for Chapters 1 and 2
$\bullet$ Exam 2 Wednesday 10/9/98 Objectives for Chapter 3
$\bullet$ Exam 3 Wednesday 11/4/98 Objectives for Chapters 4 and 5
$\bullet$ Exam 4 Wednesday 12/9/98 Objectives for Chapters 6 and 7
$\bullet$ Final Exam Monday 12/14/98 Course Overview

Quizzes: Quizzes will be given in class every Friday. The quizzes will be done in groups of 3 or 4 students. Each group will turn in one solution, which will be graded.

Grading: A numerical grade will be calculated using the following weightings:

A numerical grade of 90% or above is guaranteed an A, 80% or above at least a B, 70% or above at least a C, and 60% or above at least a D.

Lecture Outlines: can be found at

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