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Topic 4. The Analog Measurand: Time-Dependent
Characteristics
Topic 4. The Analog Measurand: Time-Dependent
Characteristics
Learning Outcomes:
At the end of this topic, the learner should be able to:
1. Determine the frequency spectrum for a giv
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Topic 1: The Process of Measurement: An
Overview
Outcomes:
At the end of this topic, you should be able to:
1. Explain the difference between direct comparison
and indirect comparison measurement methods
2. Explain the functions of the basic ele
Topic 2. Standards and Dimensional Units of
Measurement
Learning outcome:
At the end of this topic, you should be able to:
1. Identify the seven base units in the SI system.
2. Perform simple conversion between units.
2.1 Introduction
Basis of measuremen
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Topic 3. Assessing and Presenting Experimental
Data
Learning Outcomes:
At the end of this topic, you should be able to:
3.1 Introduction
The error of a measurement is defined as the
difference between the measured value and the true
value of th
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Topic 5 - The Response of Measuring Systems
Topic 5 - The Response of Measuring Systems
5.1 Introduction
5.1 Introduction
Learning outcomes
At the end of this topic the learner should be able to:
1. Explain the terms amplitude response, frequenc
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Topic 6 - Sensors
Learning Outcomes
At the end of this topic, you should be able to:
Distinguish between primary and secondary
transducers and identify the primary detectortransducer elements for various operations
Topic 6 - Sensors
6.1 Introdu
Topic 7 Signal Conditioning
Learning Outcomes
At the end of this topic, the learner should be able to:
Derive equations for output voltages for simple voltage-dividing and
resistance bridge circuits
List the characteristics of a ideal operational amplifie