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SEE307 - Systems and Signals

Unit details

Year2018 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Suiyang Khoo


SIT172 and one of SIT294 or SEP291



Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Campus: 2 x 1 hour classes per week, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week.  
Cloud (online): Online independent and collaborative learning activities including 2 x 1 hour of classes per week (recordings provided), 1 x 1 hour online project meeting per week.


The aim of this subject is to provide students with an introduction to electrical signals, systems and signal processing. Topics studied in this unit include: properties of continuous signals and systems, linear time invariant (LTI) systems and convolution, differential and state equations and frequency response of LTI systems, periodic signals and Fourier series, the Fourier transform and the Laplace transform, transfer functions, the design of analogue and digital filters and the use of MALTAB and its toolboxes in analysis and design of continuous systems.


2 x problem solving exercises (25% each) 50%, examination 50%. To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit students must achieve an overall mark of at least 40% on the examination.

Prescribed texts

Phillips et al, 2014, Signals, Systems And Transforms Global Edition, 5th Ed, Pearson Education, USA

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