This unit is a 4 day short course and may be delivered multiple times in each semester. In order to complete 12.5% load it should be combined with enrolment or credit in the following units: JVD244 Shipboard Electronics.
This provides students with the knowledge and skills to manage the high voltage generation and distribution installations found on modern ships and other offshore installations. This includes the design, installation, construction, trouble shooting, maintenance, commission, and calibration of the HV propulsion machinery, ancillary machinery, and related systems in line with statutory and operational requirements. The unit also deals with planning operation and electrical maintenance functions during routine operations and maintenance cycles, manage and allocate the required procedures and resources to sustain the operation of the vessel, and plan and carry out HV switching operations for repairs including Propulsion systems. This also includes liaisons and reporting to shipping, industry and statutory stakeholders.
|Unit name||High Voltage|
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Mr Gamini Lokuketgoda
External Lecturers – TAS Networks
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Launceston||AMC MT Main Block 1||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
|Launceston||AMC MT Main Block 3||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
|Launceston||AMC MT Post Block 4||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
|AMC MT Main Block 1||3/2/2020||12/6/2020||13/6/2020||14/6/2020|
|AMC MT Main Block 3||15/6/2020||13/11/2020||14/11/2020||15/11/2020|
|AMC MT Post Block 4||16/11/2020||23/12/2020||26/12/2020||27/12/2020|
* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).
Unit census dates currently displaying for 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2019.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
- plan operations and communicate with industry and statutory stake holders.
- plan and carry out High Voltage switching operations for repairs/maintenance including ship propulsion systems.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|2||2020: $809.00||2020: $1,921.68||031301|
Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.
Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
4 day short course
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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