Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2016:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 36 hours of lectures and 24 hours of workshops |
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The prerequisites for this subject is:
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Semester 1, Semester 2
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
CoordinatorAssoc Prof Mohammad Aldeen
This subject provides an insight into the basic elements of electrical power transmission and distribution systems such as generators, transmission and distribution lines, and loads. It offers analytical tools for analysis of basic operations of these systems. Problems related to power flow and use of numerical algorithms such Gauss-Siedel, Newton-Raphson will be discussed. Fault calculation and analysis, symmetrical components and protection systems: Analytical methods for solving symmetrical (balanced) faults, protection systems will be covered in details. Finally power system transient and voltage stability as well primary control systems will be analysed.
INTENDED LEARNING OUTCOMES (ILO)
Having completed this unit the student is expected to:
Hurdle requirement: Students must pass the written exam to pass the subject.
Intended Learning Outcomes (ILOs) 1, 2, 4 and part of 3 are assessed in the mid-semester and final examination.
ILO 5 and part of 3 are assessed as part of the continuous assessment.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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Upon completion of this subject, students will have developed the following skills
LEARNING AND TEACHING METHODS
This mode of delivery of this subject is through lectures supported by tutorial s and practical hands-on workshops.
INDICATIVE KEY LEARNING RESOURCES
Full set of lecture notes, tutorial sets and model solutions as well as workshops reports are provided. Students also have access to past examination papers and solutions.
CAREERS / INDUSTRY LINKS
Two guest speakers from power industry are usually invited to give seminars on technical issues related to their respective companies and how these issues relate to the content of this subject.
B-ENG Electrical Engineering stream |
Master of Engineering (Electrical with Business)
Master of Engineering (Electrical)
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