ELECTRICAL POWER

ELE2PWR

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students will learn concepts including Electrical Power, Solar generation, DC & AC Machines, Three-Phase Electricity, Stepper Motors, Power Electronics, Power Generation & Distribution and Metering. A special feature is the use of site visits where possible and some consideration of future developments in industry.

FacultyFaculty of Science, Tech & Engineering

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorJohnson Agbinya

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites ELE1CCT

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjects ELE2ELE

Special conditionsN/A

Learning resources

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsElectrical machines, drives, and power systems,PrescribedWildi, T.6TH ED, PRENTICE HALL INTERNATIONAL, 2006.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJohnson Agbinya

Class requirements

Laboratory Class Week: 10 - 22
One 3.0 hours laboratory class per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
Two 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Tutorial Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
assignments (approx 500-words)In order to pass the unit students must obtain an overall pass grade, pass the examination and pass the practical work.10
laboratory work (approx 1,500-words)30
one 2-hour examination60