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Master the Fundamentals of Semiconductors. Analyze the fundamentals of semiconductors and evaluate the performance of electronic devices with this Semiconductor Devices Specialization offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Colorado Boulder.

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Overview

This Semiconductor Devices  Specialization offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Colorado Boulder is designed to be a deep dive into the fundamentals of the electronic devices that form the backbone of our current integrated circuits technology. 

Take an online course from a full Master’s degree for less than $100

You will gain valuable experience in semiconductor physics, pn junctions, metal-semiconductor contacts, bipolar junction transistors, metal-oxide-semiconductor (MOS) devices, and MOS field effect transistors.

Specialization Learning Outcomes:

  • Learn fundamental mechanisms of electrical conduction in semiconductors
  • Understand operating principles of basic electronic devices including pn junction, metal-semiconductor contact, bipolar junction transistors and field effect transistors
  • Analyze and evaluate the performance of basic electronic devices
  • Prepare for further analysis of electronic and photonic devices based on semiconductors

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Semiconductor Physics
  • Diode - pn Junction and Metal Semiconductor Contact
  • Transistor - Field Effect Transistor and Bipolar Junction Transistor

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 3 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Advanced Level

  • Some undergraduate-level math and physics, along with some basics of electrical engineering

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
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    Based on the tuition of 0 USD for the full programme during 3 months.
  • National

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 USD for the full programme during 3 months.

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Funding

Coursera provides financial aid to learners who cannot afford the fee. Apply for it by clicking on the Financial Aid link beneath the "Enroll" button on the left. You'll be prompted to complete an application and will be notified if you are approved. You'll need to complete this step for each course in the Specialization, including the Capstone Project.

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