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AMA EDUCATION SYSTEM

COURSE SYLLABUS Course Code Descriptive Title Course Credit Pre-requisite Course Description : : : : : ECEG14 BROADCASTING ENGINEERING AND ACOUSTICS 4 units (3-unit lecture, 1-unit lab) ECEG09 Wireless Communication A course that deals with the study of studio acoustics, recording and reproduction of audio and video by tape, disc and film. Principles of AM and FM radio broadcasting system, television fundamentals and TV broadcasting system. At the end of the term, the students should be able to:

Course Objective

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1. Know the basics of studio acoustics and the recording and reproduction of audio and video tape, disc and film. 2. Understand the principle of AM and FM radio broadcasting system and its associated equipment. 3. Understand the basic of television fundamentals 4. Understand the concept of television transmission and reception. Course Outline LECTURE TOPICS A. PRELIMINARY PERIOD I. ACOUSTICS 1. Properties of Sound 2. Sound Intensity 3. Transmission of Sound 4. Room Acoustics II. BROADCAST COMMUNICATION SYSTEM 1. Nature and Classifications 2. Recording and Reproduction 3. Tape Recording and Playback CD Tech 4. Broadcast Station Setup 5. Radio Emissions

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MIDTERM PERIOD III. AM BROADCASTING 1. Freq Allocations and Broadcast 2. Transmitter-Modulator Circuits 3. Receiver-Demodulator Circuits

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LECTURE TOPICS FM BROADCASTING 1. Freq Allocations and Broadcast Standards 2. Transmitter-FM Gen., Stereo Generation 3. Receiver-Demodulation, Stereo Demux FINAL PERIOD V. TELEVISION FUNDAMENTALS 1. Monochrome TV 2. Color TV 3. Application Software VI. TV BROADCASTING 1. Frequency Allocations and Standards 2. TV Broadcast Station 3. Transmission and Reception 4. Cable TV IV.

Grading System Lecture: Prelim Quizzes 40% Class Participation Major Examination Total 40% 10% 50% 100% 10% 50% 100% Midterm Final 40% 10% 50% 100%

Lecture Grade = 30% Prelim + 30% Midterm + 40% Final Grade Laboratory: Experiments Class Participation Major Examination Total Prelim 40% 10% 50% 100% Midterm 40% 10% 50% 100% Final 40% 10% 50% 100%

Laboratory Grade = 30% Prelim + 30% Midterm + 40% Final Grade Grade = 60% Lecture Grade + 40% Laboratory Grade References:

1. Reference Data for engineers: Radio, Electronics, Computer and Communications, 8th Edition
2. Electronic Communications Systems by Kennedy 3. Modern Electronic Communications by Miller 4. Philippine Electronics Code, Volume 1-Safety 5. KBP Technical Standards and Ioperating Requirements for Broadcast Stations in the Philippine National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Handbook 6. Basic Television and Video Systems by Bernard Grob
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