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Area/Catalogue
EEET 3046

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
151844

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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

The aim of this course it to enable students to design controllers that make systems respond as desired.

Course content

Background to control: mathematical modelling; review of transform theory; transfer functions; block diagrams; time-domain responses.

Classical control: continuous-time mathematical representation of system dynamics; feedback control; system stability; design of proportional-integral-derivative (PID) controllers and lag-lead compensators ; using root locus, Ziegler-Nichols, and frequency response methods.

Modern control: state-space modelling of systems.

Textbook(s)

Gene F. Franklin, J. Da Powell, and Abbas Emami-Naeini 2015, Feedback Control of Dynamic Systems, 7th, Pearson Education Limited

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
MATH 2028 Methods of Applied Mathematics 1

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Lecture 2 hours x 13 weeks
Tutorial 2 hour x 12 weeks
Practical 3 hours x 5 weeks
INTERNAL, WHYALLA
Tutorial 2 hours x 11 weeks
Workshop 5 hours x 2 weeks
Practical 3 hours x 5 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
Assignments N/A 12% 4 hours
Quizzes N/A 8% 4 hours
Continuous assessment N/A 35% 3 x 5 hours
Examination N/A 45% 3 hours
INTERNAL, WHYALLA
Assignments N/A 12% 4 hours
Quizzes N/A 8% 4 hours
Continuous assessment N/A 35% 3 x 5 hours
Examination N/A 45% 3 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

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