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Area/Catalogue
EEET 4057

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
101799

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Engineering

Course aim

To give students a well-grounded understanding of the operation of electrical power systems and the role of electrical power engineering profession.

Course content

Role of an electrical power system and responsibilities of engineers working in power industry; energy resources and environmental effects of electricity generation; review of single phase power; balanced and unbalanced 3-phase systems; conductor types, sizes, and parameters; structure of electrical power systems; single line diagram; per-unit calculations; transmission line models, generalised line and ABCD parameters; line performance; series and shunt compensation; balanced 3-phase faults, symmetrical components, sequence networks and unsymmetrical faults; protection of power systems: devices, structures and operation. 

Textbook(s)

Saadat, Hadi 2010, Power System Analysis, 3, PSA Publishing

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
EEET 3032 Electrical Machines

Corequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
EEET 3032 Electrical Machines

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Lecture 2 hours x 13 weeks
Tutorial 2 hours x 12 weeks
Practical 2 hours x 6 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Continuous assessment N/A 10% 15 mins per tutorial
Group assignment N/A 15% 15 hours per student
Group assignment N/A 15% 15 hours per student
Examination N/A 60% 2 hours

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

Dr Zorica Nedic
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School of Engineering

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