SEE332 - Transmission and Distribution System Design


2021 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 2
EFTSL value: 0.250

SEE210 or SEE207



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Study commitment

Students will on average spend 300 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

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

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

1 x 2 hour online seminar per week, 8 hours of self-directed online studios per trimester. In addition, recorded materials will be made available throughout the trimester. Students are required to attend and participate in practical activities at the Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus on the particular scheduled days during the intensive Week (typically week 6).


This is a project oriented designed based learning (PODBL) unit, which aims to provide students the opportunity to gain a solid understanding of the operating principles and design of power transmission and distribution systems. Students will engage in a Transmission and Distribution System Design Project. They will explore and learn about different transmission and distribution system technologies. Students will also develop skills in computer modelling and practical implementation of their design to analyse the system performances.

Hurdle requirement

To be eligible to pass this unit students must achieve a mark of at least 40% in the project validation task, and a mark of at least 50% in the combined knowledge tests. 

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