Minor in EEE

Non-EEE students may opt for pursuing a minor option in Electrical and Eletronic Engineering.


Students who are interested in pursuing minor in Electrical and Electronic Engineering must satisfy the following prerequisites:

  • Level 3 or above in Mathematics
  • Level 3 or above in Physics or Combined Science with Physics component in the Hong Kong Diploma in Secondary Education (HKDSE) Examination


Candidates are required to complete a total of 48 credits of courses in the following manner:

Code Course Name Credits
(i) 12 credits of core courses
ELEC2346 Electric circuit theory 6
ENGG1203 Introduction to electrical and electronic engineering*
(for 2015-2016, 2016-2017, 2017-2018)
ENGG1310 Electricity and electronics* (for 2018-2019 and thereafter) 6
(ii) 36 credits of discipline elective courses selected from the following:
ELEC2147 Electrical energy technology 6
ELEC2242 Introduction to electromagnetic waves and fields (for 2015-2016, 2016-2017) 6
ELEC2243 Introduction to electricity and magnetism (for 2017-2018 and thereafter) 6
ELEC2245 Control systems I (for 2020-2021 and thereafter) 6
ELEC2347 Fundamentals of optics (for 2014-2015 and thereafter) 6
ELEC2441 Computer organization and microprocessors 6
ELEC2543 Object-oriented programming and data structures (for 2017-2018, and thereafter) 6
ELEC2544 Introduction to electronic commerce and financial technology (for 2017-2018 and thereafter) 6
ELEC3141 Power transmission and distribution (for 2015-2016, 2016-2017) 6
ELEC3142 Electrical energy conversion 6
ELEC3143 Power electronics 6
ELEC3241 Signals and linear systems 6
ELEC3242 Communications engineering 6
ELEC3244 Digital signal processing 6
ELEC3245 Control and instrumentation 6
ELEC3247 Engineering electromagnetism (for 2015-2016, 2016-2017) 6
ELEC3248 Engineering electromagnetism and antenna design (for 2017-2018 and thereafter) 6
ELEC3249 Pattern recognition and machine intelligence (for 2017-2018 and thereafter) 6
ELEC3342 Digital system design 6
ELEC3346 Electronic devices and circuits (for 2015-2016, 2016-2017) 6
ELEC3347 Electronic materials and quantum physics 6
ELEC3348 Electronic devices (for 2015-2016, 2016-2017) 6
ELEC3349 Optical devices (for 2014-2015 and thereafter) 6
ELEC3350 Electronic circuits and devices I (for 2017-2018 and thereafter) 6
ELEC3351 Electronic circuits and devices II (for 2017-2018 and thereafter) 6
ELEC3441 Computer architecture 6
ELEC3443 Computer networks 6
ELEC3543 Advanced systems programming (for 2017-2018 and thereafter) 6
ELEC3641 Human computer interaction 6
ELEC3643 Systems and network programming (for 2015-2016, 2016-2017) 6
ELEC4343 Design of digital integrated circuits 6
ELEC4344 Advanced electronic circuits (for 2013-2014 and thereafter) 6

*ENGG1203/ENGG1310 cannot be used for satisfying the requirement of both this Minor programme and another degree programme.  If ENGG1203/ENGG1310 has already been taken for another degree programme, the student should take 6 credits of discipline elective course in list (ii) as a replacement.

Further Information

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