The purpose of this unit is to develop engineering ability for system level design and commissioning of electrical powering and systems within marine and offshore sectors. The unit focuses on estimation of plant power electrical loads, design and analysis of marine electrical machines, power electronics and powering systems.
|Unit name||Marine Electrical Powering & Systems|
|College/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
|Discipline||National Centre for Maritime Engineering and Hydrodynamics|
|Coordinator||Mr Mark Symes|
|Available as an elective?||Yes|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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- Solve plant electrical loads and the required power supply capacity of power generation and distribution systems.
- Apply network solution techniques used in analysing faults in power systems.
- Compare electrical components and machines by obtaining reliable information -
- Describe basic concepts and mathematical models of power consumption control and stability.
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1,3||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1,3||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2,3||Domestic Full Fee 4|
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PrerequisitesJEE114 OR KAA112
1 x 2-hr lecture and 1 x 2-hr tutorial weekly (13 weeks)
1 x 2-hr Laboratory
|Assessment||Tutorial (10%)|Design Assignment 2 (25%)|Lab Practical (25%)|Design Assignment 1 (40%)|
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
Course notes and handouts
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