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SEE406 - Electrical Systems and Safety

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Mohammad Arif

Prerequisite:

SEE308 and one of SEE434 or SEE344

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

1 x 1 hour class per week, 2 hours laboratory and project work per week.  Compulsory campus attendance requirement for all students either at scheduled sessions on multiple days during the trimester or on a single scheduled day during Week 8.   Typically Waurn Ponds (Geelong) enrolled students will attend the compulsory activities for this unit at scheduled sessions on multiple days during the trimester and Cloud (online) enrolled students will attend the compulsory activities for this unit on a single scheduled day during Week 8.

Content

This unit covers electrical power system modelling, dynamics of various generator-motor-load, transfer functions, power system stability, voltage and load frequency control, load flow analysis using various types of load flow, balanced and unbalanced fault calculations, safety standards in use in the electrical industry, both in Australia and aboard.

Assessment

Assignment work 60%, examination 40%.  To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit, students must achieve an overall mark of at least 40% in the examination and compulsory attendance is required by all students to unit-specific activities at Waurn Ponds (Geelong). These unit-specific activities may be undertaken either at scheduled sessions on multiple days during the trimester or during a single day of unit-specific activities scheduled during Week 8.

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

Unit fee information available soon


2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

Your units are priced based on the course you are enrolled in. Please refer to the current year's course entry to estimate the unit cost.


You can calculate the cost of each unit by using the following calculation:


Course fee x unit EFTSL value = unit price

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