Design of Smart Power Grids

EEE40016 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 48 hours face to face + Blended

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

Aims and objectives

The aim of this unit is to provide an in-depth treatment of microgrids and smart grids along with their design and implementation strategies.
Unit Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this unit students will be able to:
#Unit Learning Outcome Description
ULO1Demonstrate an understanding of the main components of microgrids and smart grids and quantify their differences (K1, K3, S1, S3)
ULO2Describe the standards of operating microgrids and smart grids (K1, K2, K3, S1, S2, A2)
ULO3Describe microgrid interconnection, issues, planning, advantages and disadvantages (K1, K2, K3, S1, S2, A2)
ULO4Analyse the behaviours of Microgrids and smart grids with industry standard analysis tools. (K1, K2, K3, K4, S2, S3)
ULO5Solve complex power engineering problems with application of control and communication theory (K2, K3,K4, S1, S2)
ULO6Design energy management systems for renewable energy integrated Microgrids (K1, K3, K4, S1, S2, S3)

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