Undergraduate
Programme Code:
35BEEP
Duration:
4.00
Mode of Study:
Full Time
Accreditation:

Bachelor of Engineering: Electrical Power

Course Overview

Admissions Requirements

37 points in 5 subjects including a minimum Grade 3 in Mathematics, Physical Science and English on NSSC Higher Level OR a pass of the InSTEM programme with a score of at least 60%.

Career Opportunities

Professional Engineers in areas of power distribution

Some of the Subjects You Will Study

Year 1
Semester 1

Code

Course Title

Prerequisites

MTM511S

Engineering Mathematics 115

None

AMC511S

Engineering Mechanics 114

None

APH511S

Engineering Physics 114

None

END511S

Engineering Drawing 114

None

CEN511S

Computing for Engineers 114

None

EAP511S

English for Academic Purposes

English in Practice, or Language in Practice B, or Module 3, Or Exemption

Semester 2

MTM521S

Engineering Mathematics 125

Engineering Mathematics 115

ACH110S

Engineering Chemistry 123

None

MLS120S

Material Science 124

None

MOM120S

Mechanics of Materials 124

Engineering Mechanics 114

ELC520S

Electrical Circuits

Engineering Physics 114, Engineering Mathematics 115

CAD120S

Computer Aided Drawing

Engineering Drawing 114

WPR120S

Workshop Practice 120

None

Year 2
Semester 3

MTM611S

Engineering Mathematics

Engineering Mathematics 125

ADS611S

Analogue Electronic Devices and Systems 215

Engineering Mathematics 125, Electrical Circuits 124

PFE610S

Programming for Engineers 214

Computing for Engineers 114

ECV611S

Energy Conversion 215

Engineering Physics 114, Engineering Mathematics 125,

 

 

Electrical Circuits 124

EMC611S

Electrical Machines

Electric Circuits 124

AEP611S

Advanced Electrical Principles 215

Electric Circuits 124, Engineering Mathematics 125

Semester 4

NMS620S

Numerical Methods

Engineering Mathematics 215

DEC621S

Digital Electronic Circuits 225

Electrical Circuits 124, Analogue Electronic Devices

 

 

and Systems 215

SSS621S

Statistics 224

Engineering Mathematics 215

TDN620S

Thermodynamics

Engineering Mathematics 115

AED621S

Analogue Electronics Design 225

Analogue Electronic Devices and Systems 215

ICT521S

Information Competence

None

Year 3
Semester 5

MAI711S

Measurement and Instrumentation

Electric Circuits 1124

 

315

 

CML111S

Commercial Law 1A

None

PST711S

Power System 315

Advanced Electrical Principles 215, Numerical Methods

 

 

224

EMC711S

Electrical Machines 315

Electrical Machines 214, Numerical Methods 224

SYM710S

Systems Modelling 313

Engineering Mechanics 114, Electrical Machines 214

ATM711S

Automation 315

Digital Electronics Circuits 225

CIS610S

Contemporary Issues

None

WEP711S

Work Integrated Learning-

None

 

Electrical Power Engineering

 

Semester 6

EEM721S

Engineering Electromagnetics

Electrical Circuits 124, Engineering Mathematics 125

CNS720S

Control Systems 324

Systems Modelling 313

MMS721S

Microprocessor and Microcontroller System 325

Digital Electronics

ICE712S

Innovation Creativity &

None

 

Entrepreneurship

 

PSD721S

Power Semiconductor Devices and

Advanced Electrical Principles 215,

 

Converters 325

Analogue Electronics Devices and Systems 215

PST721S

Power Systems 325

Power Systems 315

Semester 7

EDP811S

Electrical Design Project 419

All courses up to Semester 6

ERM810S

Engineering Research Methodology

None

 

414

 

ETM810S

Engineering and Technology

None

 

Management 414

 

ETD811S

Electric Devices 415

Power Semiconductor Devices and Converters 325, Electrical Machines

Any two (2) of the following electives from any strand
Electric Power & Energy Systems Strand:

TDN811S

Transmission and Distribution Networks 415

Power Systems 325, Engineering Mathematics 215

POS811S

Power System Operation & Control

Power Systems 325

 

415

 

EMM811S

Energy Management 415

Power Systems 325

HVE811S

High Voltage Engineering 415

Power Systems 325

RAE811S

Renewable Energy 415

Electric Circuits 124, Electrical Machines 214

Electric Drives, Automation and Control Strand:

ETM811S

Electrical Machines 415

Electrical Machines 315, Engineering Electromagnetics 325

ATS811S

Automation Systems 415

Control Systems 324, Engineering Mathematics 215

DCS811S

Digital Control Systems 425

Electrical Circuits 124, Electrical Machines 214

Semester 8

EPP821S

Electrical Power Project 421

Engineering Research Methodology 414

EIS820S

Engineering-in-Society:  Ethics and

None

 

Professionalism

 

PSP821S

Power Systems Protection 425

Power Systems 315, Electrical Machines 315

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