SEE208 - Modern Power Generation Systems Design
|Year||2016 unit information|
2017 is the final offering of this unit
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 2: Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)|
Must have completed 6 credit points of study
Campus: 1 x 1 hour class per week, 1 x 3 hour studio per week. All students must attend and participate in project-based activities for this unit at scheduled sessions during the trimester intensive week.
Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin. Students must attend and participate in project-based activities at the Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus on the scheduled day during the trimester intensive week.
Renewable energy sources including solar and wind energies are becoming more important than ever due to increasing energy demand, dwindling oil and gas supplies, increasing pollution levels in the atmosphere and the associated global warming effects. An overview of the different energy sources will be covered and through laboratory and project work the characteristics of solar energy and wind energy will be further investigated.
Group project proposal 20%, progress demonstration 15%, group oral presentation 15%, peer assessment by groups 10%, portfolio 40%. To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit, all students must achieve a minimum of 50% on the combined project proposal and portfolio mark.