ENEL200-22W (C) Whole Year 2022

Electrical and Computer Engineering Design

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 21 February 2022
End Date: Sunday, 13 November 2022
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 20 March 2022
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 28 August 2022


Introduction to Electrical and Computer Engineering design principles. Electronic circuit simulation leading to a design-and-build project including circuit design and simulation, printed circuit board design, and construction of a working device with documentation. Documentation preparation.

Topics covered include:
● Mechanical analysis, drawing and design using Solidworks
● Circuit analysis and simulation
● PCB design and assembly
● Engineering design process

Learning Outcomes

At the end of this course, the student will be able to:
1. Formulate requirements and specifications for simple design problems.
2. Apply design strategies and techniques, evaluation methods and technical knowledge to design hardware and software systems.
3. Demonstrate professional communication of a design.
4. Use reflective practices.

University Graduate Attributes

This course will provide students with an opportunity to develop the Graduate Attributes specified below:

Critically competent in a core academic discipline of their award

Students know and can critically evaluate and, where applicable, apply this knowledge to topics/issues within their majoring subject.


Subject to the approval of the College of Engineering Dean (Academic)



Course Coordinator

Allan McInnes


Don Clucas


Assessment Due Date Percentage 
ECE Design Labs 8%
ECE Design Project 17%
CAD Tutorials 12%
CAD Project 13%
Product Design Labs 6%
PCB Project Submission 10%
PCB Project Demo 4%
Prototype Project Review 10%
Prototype Project 2 Report 20%

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,172.00

International fee $5,795.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see Electrical and Computer Engineering .

All ENEL200 Occurrences

  • ENEL200-22W (C) Whole Year 2022