SEE212 - Power Electronics


2020 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125




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Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the trimester undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 1 hour class per week, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week, 1 x 2 hour studio per week. All students must attend and participate in practical activities for this unit during the trimester.

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

1 x 1 hour online seminar per week. Students must attend and participate in practical activities over 1 day at the Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus on the particular scheduled day during the trimester intensive week (typically week 7 to complete assessment tasks 1 and 2).


This unit aim to provide the students a detail knowledge for analysis and design of power electronic circuits for practical applications. The contents of this unit will cover a wide range of power electronic switching devices and converter circuits, which find their applications in various industrial applications such as switched mode power supply, battery storage system, control of renewable energy sources and motor drives.

Hurdle requirement

To be eligible for a pass in this unit, student must achieve a minimum of 40% of the marks available on the examination.

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