SEE716 - Electrical Systems Protection

Year: 2019 unit information
Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Waurn Ponds (Geelong)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:

Ameen Gagoom





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Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 1 hour class per week, 1 x 2 hour practical activities per week. Students are required to attend and participate in practical activities for this unit at scheduled sessions on multiple days during the trimester.



This unit covers the design and operation of electrical systems protection schemes for the generation, transmission and distribution systems of electrical energy. It covers advanced principles and types of protection systems, application of protection to generators, motors, transformers, and electrical system communications for protection application.


Topic tests (3 x 10% each) 30%, laboratory reports (students will work in groups) (5 x 6% each) 30%, portfolio 40%.  To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit, students must achieve a minimum of 50% in the laboratory reports.

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