Course details

Physics in Electrical Engineering

BPC-FYE FEKT BPC-FYE Acad. year 2023/2024 Winter semester 5 credits

The course presents physical foundations of electrical engineering, i.e. both electronic and power engineering. Students receive an overview of fundamentals of mechanics of a mass point and a rigid body, electromagnetic field theory, oscillations, waves and optics. The last lecture deals with the introduction into quantum mechanics so that the students get acquainted with the existence of quantum phenomena and the basic tools for their description.


Course coordinator

Language of instruction

Czech, English



Time span

  • 26 hrs lectures
  • 13 hrs exercises
  • 13 hrs laboratories




Learning objectives

The main objectives are: to provide the students with clear and logical presentation of the basic concepts and principles of physics, in particular those used in electrical engineering, and to strengthen an understanding of these concepts and principles through a broad range of interesting applications.
The students understand basic physical concepts, laws, and processes. They are able to solve simple problems concerning these laws and processes, and can realize simple physical experiments.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

The secondary school knowledge and pre-intermediate knowledge of English are required.

Fundamental literature

  • HALLIDAY, D., RESNICK, R., WALKER, J.: Fundamentals of Physics, 11th Edition. Wiley International Edition, John Wiley & Sons, 2018. ISBN: 978-1-119-28624-0.

Progress assessment

A short test, evaluation of protocols submitted in laboratories and a written final exam.
The extent of the evaluated education and the way in which the evaluation itself will be carried out are specified by a public regulation issued by the lecturer responsible for the course and updated for every academic year.


Wed exam 2024-01-17 T8/T 0.30 11:0013:00 2. termín
Fri lecture lectures T8/T 5.27 09:0010:5020 1BIA 1BIB 2BIA 2BIB 3BIT xx Dallaev, Sobola opakující
Fri exam 2024-01-05 T8/T 0.30 11:0013:00 1. termín
Fri exam 2024-01-05 T8/T 0.30 11:0013:00 3. termín
Fri exercise lectures T8/T 5.27 11:0011:5020 1BIA 1BIB 2BIA 2BIB 3BIT xx Dallaev
Fri laboratory lectures T8/T 3.17 13:0014:5020 1BIA 1BIB 2BIA 2BIB 3BIT xx Dallaev, Kaspar opakující

Course inclusion in study plans

  • Programme BIT, 1st year of study, Elective
  • Programme BIT (in English), 1st year of study, Elective
  • Programme IT-BC-3, field BIT, 1st year of study, Elective
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