Afternoon Session of FE Exam -
Electrical Discipline

Electronics Topic Area



The following subtopics are covered in the Electronics portion of the afternoon, Electrical Discipline examination:

A. Solid-state fundamentals (tunneling, diffusion/drift current, energy bands, doping bands, p-n theory)
B. Bias circuits
C. Differential amplifiers
D. Discrete devices (diodes, transistors, BJT, CMOS) and models and their performance
E. Operational amplifiers
F. Filters (active)
G. Instrumentation (measurements, data acquisition, transducers)

The Electronics portion covers approximately 15% of the afternoon session test content.