## EE10134: Introduction to programming in MATLAB

[Page last updated: 04 August 2021]

Owning Department/School: Department of Electronic & Electrical Engineering
Credits: 6 [equivalent to 12 CATS credits]
Notional Study Hours: 120
Level: Certificate (FHEQ level 4)
Period:
Semester 1
Assessment Summary: CW 50%, EX 50%
Assessment Detail:
• Lab Quizzes (CW 15%)
• Assignment (CW 35%)
• Examination (EX 50%)
Supplementary Assessment:
EE10134J - Reassessment Coursework (where allowed by programme regulations)
EE10134J - Reassessment Examination (where allowed by programme regulations)
Requisites:
Description: Aims:
To introduce computer programming skills in MATLAB.

Learning Outcomes:
After completing this unit, students should be able to: (i) Create and debug simple MATLAB Programs (ii) Solve basic quantitive problems using the MATLAB programming language (iii) Using MATLAB, make calculations and display results graphically in elementary applications relevant to science and engineering.

Skills:
Application of the information, techniques and methods discussed in the lectures, to the development of appropriate solutions in MATLAB to quantitative problems related to Electronic and Electrical Engineering. Taught, facilitated and tested.

Content:
The MATLAB environment. MATLAB as an interactive calculator. Constants, variables and arithmetic. Creating and running MATLAB programs. Loops and iteration: Summation and recurrence. Use of functions. Arrays and subscripts: sorting and filtering. Complexity analysis such as big Ο notation. Modelling simple systems and displaying results graphically. Matrices and matrix facilities of MATLAB. Data structures such as Lists, stacks, queues, trees, hash tables. Object orientation, 2D and 3D graphics.

Programme availability:

#### EE10134 is Compulsory on the following programmes:

Department of Electronic & Electrical Engineering
• UEEE-AFB13 : BEng(Hons) Computer Systems Engineering (Year 1)
• UEEE-AKB13 : BEng(Hons) Computer Systems Engineering with Year long work placement (Year 1)
• UEEE-AFB01 : BEng(Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Year 1)
• UEEE-AKB01 : BEng(Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering with Year long work placement (Year 1)
• UEEE-AFB12 : BEng(Hons) Electrical Power Engineering (Year 1)
• UEEE-AKB12 : BEng(Hons) Electrical Power Engineering with Year long work placement (Year 1)
• UEEE-AFB14 : BEng(Hons) Electronic Engineering with Space Science & Technology (Year 1)
• UEEE-AKB14 : BEng(Hons) Electronic Engineering with Space Science & Technology with Year long work placement (Year 1)
• UEEE-AFB15 : BEng(Hons) Electronic Systems Engineering (Year 1)
• UEEE-AKB15 : BEng(Hons) Electronic Systems Engineering with Year long work placement (Year 1)
• UEEE-AFM13 : MEng(Hons) Computer Systems Engineering (Year 1)
• UEEE-AKM13 : MEng(Hons) Computer Systems Engineering with Year long work placement (Year 1)
• UEEE-AFM01 : MEng(Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Year 1)
• UEEE-AKM01 : MEng(Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering with Year long work placement (Year 1)
• UEEE-AFM12 : MEng(Hons) Electrical Power Engineering (Year 1)
• UEEE-AKM12 : MEng(Hons) Electrical Power Engineering with Year long work placement (Year 1)
• UEEE-AFM14 : MEng(Hons) Electronic Engineering with Space Science & Technology (Year 1)
• UEEE-AKM14 : MEng(Hons) Electronic Engineering with Space Science & Technology with Year long work placement (Year 1)
• UEEE-AFM15 : MEng(Hons) Electronic Systems Engineering (Year 1)
• UEEE-AKM15 : MEng(Hons) Electronic Systems Engineering with Year long work placement (Year 1)
• UEEE-AFM16 : MEng(Hons) Robotics Engineering (Year 1)
• UEEE-AKM16 : MEng(Hons) Robotics Engineering with Year long work placement (Year 1)
• UEEE-AFB16 : BEng(Hons) Robotics Engineering (Year 1)
• UEEE-AKB16 : BEng(Hons) Robotics Engineering with Year long work placement (Year 1)

 Notes: This unit catalogue is applicable for the 2021/22 academic year only. Students continuing their studies into 2022/23 and beyond should not assume that this unit will be available in future years in the format displayed here for 2021/22. Programmes and units are subject to change in accordance with normal University procedures. Availability of units will be subject to constraints such as staff availability, minimum and maximum group sizes, and timetabling factors as well as a student's ability to meet any pre-requisite rules. Find out more about these and other important University terms and conditions here.