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Area/Catalogue
EEET 1028

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Study Method
100% online

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Course ID
170252

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Unit Value
4.5

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UniSA Online Elective Course
Yes

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Duration
10 weeks

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Availability/Timetable(s)

Study Period 6

Course aim

To provide students with a firm foundation in electrical DC and AC circuit analysis, understanding of elementary and the ability to use computer software for schematics and circuit simulation and analysis.

Course content

A brief overview of electrical circuit basics, resistance, capacitor, inductor. AC circuits concept, alternating currents - sinusoids, RMS values, phase, phasors, complex number representation of voltages and currents, impedance, admittance, AC power, AC circuit analysis, nodal and mesh analysis for AC circuits, AC circuits theorems: superposition, Thevenin's theorem, Norton's theorem, lossy power sources, source transformation, maximum power transfer theorem. Two port networks, Magnetic circuits, Transformers and magnetically coupled circuits. Transfer function, frequency response, resonance, Filters, Bode plots, 3-phase circuits, 3-phase power. The use of Computer Techniques in Circuit Analysis and Simulation. The use of remote laboratory NetLab.

Textbooks

Irwin, JD, Nelms, RM 2015, Basic Engineering Circuit Analysis, 11th, John Wiley & Sons

Prerequisites

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
EEET 1029 UO Electrical and Electronic Systems
MATH 1079 UO Mathematical Methods for Engineers 2

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching Method

Component Duration
EXTERNAL, UNISA ONLINE, ONLINE
Online 10 weeks x N/A

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.

Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
EXTERNAL, UNISA ONLINE, ONLINE
Continuous assessment N/A 50% N/A
Portfolio 2000 words equivalent 50% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
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Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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