|Unit convenor and teaching staff||
Unit convenor and teaching staff
Contact via 9850 2296
1st floor, No. 119, 44 Waterloo Rd Macquarie Park
(ELEC2005 or ELCT2005 or ELEC 295) and ( ELCT4004 or ELEC 494)
This unit provides students with knowledge and necessary skills for designing, analysing, controlling and operating future energy systems containing a large- scale renewable energy sources (i.e. intermittent and distributed generation), energy storage, and new types of loads such as electric vehicles, in "smart grids". It will also provide strong foundation in classical methods and modern protection schemes and engineering practices to protect the safety of the public, personnel and the system by detecting, isolating, and clearing the electric fault, and restore the system. Topics covered include smart grids in electrical energy systems, renewable energy resources, grid and micro- grid connections, energy efficiency and energy management strategies, smart grid protection, electricity network monitoring technologies and the IEC61850 power equipment automation standard.
Information about important academic dates including deadlines for withdrawing from units are available at https://www.mq.edu.au/study/calendar-of-dates
On successful completion of this unit, you will be able to:
Grading and Passing Requirement for Unit
Late Submissions and Re-submissions
Requests for extension on assessable work are to be made to the Unit Coordinator but will only be considered in the event of illness or misadventure.
|Pre- Class Quiz (Lectorial)||10%||No||Week 2- 7|
|Practical Lab||20%||No||Week 3-7|
|Project||50%||No||Week 13 & 14|
|Class Quiz (Lectorials)||20%||No||Week 8|
Students are expected to go through the iLearn content, understand the theory and attempt the online quiz every week prior to in class activities (lectorials).
Laboratory sessions and submission of lab reprot by the end of each session. Students will be assessed based on thier attendance, participation, performance, and their ability to perform analysis, modeling and implementation of the practical experiment as well as software tools . There is no laboratory session in week 1. Students need to record all the laboratory results (and printouts) and submit a report for each experiment.
Students need to attend 4 out of 5 lab sessions in order to pass the unit.
This is the major assessment of this Unit. It will consist of 3 individual assessments and 1 team assessment, as follows:
A quiz is scheduled right after the midsemester break. The quiz will assess both factual knowledge and problem solving.
1 If you need help with your assignment, please contact:
2 Indicative time-on-task is an estimate of the time required for completion of the assessment task and is subject to individual variation
NOTE! On campus activities may be subject to change depending on restrictions relating to COVID 19.
For details, please refer to the Unit Schedule on the ELCT4001 iLearn webpage.
Macquarie University policies and procedures are accessible from Policy Central (https://policies.mq.edu.au). Students should be aware of the following policies in particular with regard to Learning and Teaching:
Students seeking more policy resources can visit Student Policies (https://students.mq.edu.au/support/study/policies). It is your one-stop-shop for the key policies you need to know about throughout your undergraduate student journey.
Macquarie University students have a responsibility to be familiar with the Student Code of Conduct: https://students.mq.edu.au/admin/other-resources/student-conduct
Results published on platform other than eStudent, (eg. iLearn, Coursera etc.) or released directly by your Unit Convenor, are not confirmed as they are subject to final approval by the University. Once approved, final results will be sent to your student email address and will be made available in eStudent. For more information visit ask.mq.edu.au or if you are a Global MBA student contact email@example.com
Macquarie University provides a range of support services for students. For details, visit http://students.mq.edu.au/support/
Learning Skills (mq.edu.au/learningskills) provides academic writing resources and study strategies to help you improve your marks and take control of your study.
The Library provides online and face to face support to help you find and use relevant information resources.
Students with a disability are encouraged to contact the Disability Service who can provide appropriate help with any issues that arise during their studies.
For all student enquiries, visit Student Connect at ask.mq.edu.au
If you are a Global MBA student contact firstname.lastname@example.org
For help with University computer systems and technology, visit http://www.mq.edu.au/about_us/offices_and_units/information_technology/help/.
When using the University's IT, you must adhere to the Acceptable Use of IT Resources Policy. The policy applies to all who connect to the MQ network including students.
This Unit has been revised compared to previous offering as follows: