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TokyoTechX: Introduction to Electrical and Electronic Engineering - 電気電子工学入門 -

Learn fundamental knowledge about electrical and electronic engineering from Tokyo Tech instructors and engineers working in Japanese industry.


4 weeks
2–3 hours per week
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About this course

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This course introduces fundamental topics in electrical and electronic engineering including a broad range of examples. Topics covered are solar cells (batteries) and portable cell phones, applications from Japanese companies, including the high-speed railway, plus advanced research being performed at high-tech laboratories in Japan. The topics covered range from introductory materials to fundamental research and their practical applications. There are two lecture videos on each topic. The lecture at the top of the page is in English (dubbed using Google text to speech API), contains slides in English and closed captions in English. The lecture below is given in Japanese with English transcripts. All materials (slides, quizzes and final report) are provided in both Japanese and English.

本コースでは,電気・電子工学の基礎的な内容を、幅広い事例を交えて紹介します。太陽電池や携帯電話、高速鉄道などの日本企業での応用事例や、日本の先端研究所で行われている先進的な研究を取り上げます。このコースを受講することで,本大学の教員や日本の産業界で活躍する技術者から電気電子工学全般についての知識を得ることができます。扱うトピックは、入門的な教材から、基礎的な研究、そしてその実践的な応用という流れに沿ったものとなっています。各トピックには2つの講義動画があります。ページの一番上の映像の講義は英語(Google text to speech APIを使用した吹き替え)で、英語のスライドと英語のクローズドキャプションが付いています。その下の講義は日本語で行われ、英語のトランスクリプトが含まれています。すべての資料(スライド、クイズ、最終レポート)は日本語と英語の両方で提供されています。

At a glance

  • Institution: TokyoTechX
  • Subject: Engineering
  • Level: Introductory
  • Prerequisites:

    Secondary school (high school) mathematics, physics and chemistry

  • Language: English
  • Video Transcripts: English, 日本語
  • Associated skills: Basic Research, English Language, Electronic Engineering, Application Programming Interface (API), Speech Synthesis

What you'll learn

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By taking this course, you will gain basic knowledge in the following areas of electrical and electronic engineering.

  • Electromagnetic Applications
  • Electronics Materials
  • Electronic Devices
  • Wireless Communication


  • 電磁気の応用
  • エレクトロニクス材料
  • 電子デバイス
  • 無線通信

Week 0. Introduction
Week 1. Electromagnetic Applications
Week 2. Electronics Materials
Week 3. Electronic Devices
Week 4. Wireless Communication

第0週 イントロダクション
第1週 電磁気の応用
第2週 エレクトロニクス材料
第3週 電子デバイス
第4週 無線通信

Learner testimonials

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"I really admired the instructors' teaching methods that included actual demonstrations and self sustained explanations, furthermore, the course enhanced my high school studies in topics like current electricity and electronics to be grateful" - Previous Learner

"Great course for those who intend doing electrical engineering." - Previous Learner

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