SEE718 - Renewable Energy Systems

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

Enamul Haque


For S461 students: completion of 22 credits points



Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 1 hour class per week, 1 x 2 hours Laboratory work or project work per week.


The aim of this unit is to provide students with sufficient knowledge about renewable energy technologies such as wind, solar, hydro, tidal, geo-thermal and biomass. Wind and photovoltaic energy systems will be covered in detail. Students will be introduced with distributed generation, micro grid system and energy storage system. Power electronic converters and controllers for wind and photovoltaic power generation systems will be covered in this unit. Students will be able to practice their design skills in renewable energy systems thorough modelling and implementation.


Topic tests (2 x 20% each) 40%, 6 x laboratory reports (includes pre-laboratory quizzes) (6 x 5% each) 30%, project report 30%

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