IELEG2214 - Wireless Sensors


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Aggregate score
Grade: Letter grades

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Oral exam 40/100 30 minutes E
Assignment 30/100
Groupbased assignment 30/100

Course content

Sensor systems. Principles for measuring physical quantities. Transition from physical quantity to electrical signal. Digitization. IoT and wireless communication. Methods for collecting and storing energy. Charging of Li-ion batteries.

Learning outcome

Knowledge - The candidate must be able to:

  • Explain IoT and the principle structure of sensor systems.
  • Know how different physical quantities can be measured.
  • Explain how physical quantities can be transmitted to electrical signals.
  • Explain different methods for digitizing an electrical signal.
  • Know the most used standards for wireless communication within IoT.
  • Explain different methods for collecting and storing energy.
  • Explain how to charge a Li-ion battery.

Skills - The candidate must be able to:

  • Design, simulate, implement and verify a simple sensor.

General competence - The candidate must be able to:

  • Obtain, systematize and present technical information.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, project, supervision, independent work.

Mandatory individual assignment.

Mandatory group-based project.

Further on evaluation

The assessment includes a oral final exam (counts 40%), an individual assignment (counts 30%) and a project assignment (counts 30%). All parts must be passed. Grade: Letter grade.

Re-sit exams in May/June will only be possible for the oral exam. If you do not pass the individual assignment and/or the project assignment, these must be taken again at the next ordinary completion of the course.

If one or more partial assessments are not passed, only the individual partial assessment, which has not been passed, must be taken up again.

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Electrical Engineering (BIELEKTRO)

Required previous knowledge

Access to the course requires admission to the study program Bachelor in Electrical Engineering (BIELEKTRO).

Course materials

Given at the beginning of the semester.

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Third-year courses, level III


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2024

Language of instruction: English, Norwegian

Location: Gjøvik

Subject area(s)
  • Electronics and Telecommunications
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Electronic Systems


Examination arrangement: Aggregate score

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Assignment 30/100 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
Autumn ORD Groupbased assignment 30/100 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
Autumn ORD Oral exam 40/100 E
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring UTS Oral exam 40/100 E
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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