Competencies and objectives


Course context for academic year 2024-25

Physical Fundamentals of Engineering II focuses, fundamentally, on electromagnetism: electrostatics, electric currents, circuits, magnetostatics, electromagnetic induction, electromagnetic waves and introduction to electronics.

The knowledge taught in this subject will allow the student to assimilate Physics concepts related to Engineering in general and, particularly, to Robotics Engineering. The subject will also provide the student with the assimilation of methods and strategies for solving problems.



Course content (verified by ANECA in official undergraduate and Master’s degrees) for academic year 2024-25

General Competences (CG)

  • CG1 : Saber resoldre problemes d'enginyeria aplicant coneixements de matemàtiques, física, química, informàtica, disseny, sistemes mecànics, elèctrics, electrònics i automàtics, per a establir solucions viables en l'àmbit de la titulació.


Specific Competences (CE)

  • CE2 : Entendre i saber aplicar, a problemes d'enginyeria, els fonaments físics en què es basa l'enginyeria de la robòtica: estàtica, cinemàtica, dinàmica, mecànica, termodinàmica, electromagnetisme i circuits elèctrics.


Transversal Competences

  • CT1 : Capacitats informàtiques i informacionals.
  • CT2 : Ser capaç de comunicar-se correctament tant de forma oral com escrita.
  • CT3 : Capacitat d'anàlisi i síntesi.
  • CT4 : Capacitat d'organització i planificació.




Learning outcomes (Training objectives)

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Specific objectives stated by the academic staff for academic year 2024-25

- Know and understand the basic concepts of fields, waves and electromagnetism.
- Design and analyze simple electrical circuits.
- Know and understand the physical principles of semiconductors and electronic devices.




Code: 33707
Lecturer responsible:
Credits ECTS: 6,00
Theoretical credits: 1,20
Practical credits: 1,20
Distance-base hours: 3,60

Departments involved

    Theoretical credits: 1,2
    Practical credits: 1,2
    This Dept. is responsible for the course.
    This Dept. is responsible for the final mark record.

Study programmes where this course is taught