University of Technology Sydney

48582 Power Systems Studio A

6cp; on campus, weekly. Forms of attendance, mode of delivery and assessment requirements in this subject have changed to enable social distancing and reduce the risks of spreading COVID-19 in our community. Consequently, the Subject Outline information for this subject has changed. Details of the changes are published in an addendum to the Subject Outline which is available on UTSOnline/Canvas.
Requisite(s): 48572 Power Circuit Theory
Recommended studies: power circuit theory knowledge is essential for this subject

Field of practice: Electrical Engineering major



The primary objective of this subject is the development of a working knowledge of power systems analysis and design. Detailed contents will cover equivalent circuit of synchronous machines, symmetrical components and fault analysis, power system stability, active and reactive power control, load Flow Analysis, transmission line performance and mechanical design of transmission lines. Students engage in hands-on experimental learning through completion of a design product. Students work in the studio in collaboration with other students, academic staff and industry mentors. Students do a combination of individual self-directed study and product work as a team.

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Autumn session, City campus

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