Core Module Information
Module title: Electrical Systems

SCQF level: 09:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: ELE09100
Module leader: Jubaer Ahmed
School School of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Cyber Security and Systems Engineering

Module code: ELE08101
Module title: Electrical Engineering
Examples of equivalent learning: Electrical engineering to a level equivalent to SCQF level 8

Description of module content:

Single-Phase Transformers: turns ratio; voltage, current and impedance relationships; losses; equivalent circuit; efficiency; voltage regulation.
DC machines: construction; types; electrical circuits; voltage and current equations; operation; applications; speed control.
Three-phase systems: analysis of three-phase unbalanced systems.
AC machines: construction, operation and applications of single-phase and three-phase induction and synchronous machines.
Power Systems: types of switchgear and cables; component representation; per-unit system; simple load flow calculations; fault calculations.

Learning Outcomes for module:

On completion of this module you will be able to:
LO1: understand the operation and analyse the performance of single-phase transformers;
LO2: understand the operation and analyse the performance of dc machines;
LO3: analyse three-phase unbalanced systems;
LO4: describe the operation and application of ac machines;
LO5: understand power system components and analyse simple power systems.

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 2, FACE-TO-FACE, Edinburgh Napier University
Occurrence: 002
Primary mode of delivery: FACE-TO-FACE
Location of delivery: MERCHISTON
Partner: Edinburgh Napier University
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Jubaer Ahmed
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Lecture 36
Face To Face Tutorial 36
Independent Learning Guided independent study 126
Face To Face Centrally Time Tabled Examination 2
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Class Test 30 1-3 10 HOURS= 1, WORDS= 0
Centrally Time Tabled Examination 70 1-5 14/15 HOURS= 2, WORDS= 0
Component 1 subtotal: 30
Component 2 subtotal: 70
Module subtotal: 100

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