Credits: 5

Schedule: 13.09.2019 - 16.12.2019

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

I-II (Autumn)

Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Upon successful completion of the course, the student will:
1. understand the basics of transmission systems, distribution networks, power system components, electrical safety and high voltage engineering,
2. understand the principles of power and voltage control in the power systems,
3. be able to model power system components,
4. understand the technical limitations and rating factors of both the power system and its components,
5. have a basic understanding of protection and electrical safety.

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Transmission systems, distribution networks, power system components, electrical safety, high voltage engineering. Electrical loads and their modelling. Current and voltage stresses of power system and its components. Real power control, power system balance and stability. Electrical safety. Power system protection. Calculation of faults and load flows.

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lectures, calculation exercises, exam.

Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Contact teaching 46 h, independent studies and work-based learning 68 h, revision 18 h, exam 3 h.

Study Material (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Substitutes for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Replaces S-18.2103 and S-18.2104

Course Homepage (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):

Prerequisites (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Circuit theory (ELEC-C4110/ELEC-C4120), static and dynamic field theory (ELEC-C4140), or comparable knowledge.

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Further Information (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Language class 3 English


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