Feb. 
9 
Class 1: Introduction


11 
Class 2: ProblemBased
Learning and Working in Groups 

14 
Class 3: Electrical Power,
Prob: Crossed Circuits 

16 
Class 4: Crossed Circuits
(contd.) 

18 
 

21 
Class 5: Electrical Resistance
Heating 

23 
Class 6: Household Wiring,
Prob: Ricearoni 

25 
Class 7: Energy Use in
the U.S. 

28 
Class 8: Energy Use in
the World 
Mar. 
1 
Class 9: Energy Use in
the World  presentations 

3 
 

6 
Class 10: Ohm's Law,
Prob: More Power 

8 
Class 11: Resistivity
and PlayDoh, Lab 

10 
Class 12: Graphing Clinic 

13 
Class 13: Battery Testers 

15 
Class 14: Batteries and
Bulbs 

17 
Class 15: WrapUp of
Several Exercises 

20 
 

22 
 

24 
 

27 
Spring Break 

29 
Spring Break 

31 
Spring Break 
Apr. 
3 
Class 16: Penetration
Rates of Appliances 

5 
Class 17: Tell Me More
about Batteries 

7 
Class 18: ac, Power Distribution,
and Electrical Safety 

10 
Class 19: Introduction
to Atomic Physics 

12 
Class 20: Being Digital:
Counting 

14 
Class 21: Guest Visitor
 Conectiv 

17 
Class 22: Excited States
and Quantum Leaps 

19 
Class 23: Electronic
Band Structure 

21 
Class 24: Doping Semiconductors 

24 
Class 25: Building Transistors 

26 
Midterm Exam
 Gore 104 

28 
 
May 
1 
Class 26: MOSFET Switches 

3 
Class 27: CMOS 

5 
Class 28: Introduction
to Digital Logic 

8 
Class 29: Sound and Its
Digitization 

10 
Class 30: The Compact Disc


12 
Class 31: Semester WrapUp 

15 
Class 32: Presentation
of Group Projects 

17 
Class 33: Presentation
of Group Projects 
May 
23 
Final Exam,
10:30am12:30pm, Gore 104 