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Course Details in 2022/23 Session

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Module Title LI Digital Electronics and Electrical Machines
SchoolSchool of Engineering
Department Elec, Elec & Sys Engineering
Module Code 04 34565
Module Lead Dr T Jackson
Level Intermediate Level
Credits 20
Semester Semester 1
Restrictions None
Contact Hours Lecture-44 hours
Tutorial-6 hours
Practical Classes and workshops-42 hours
Guided independent study-108 hours
Total: 200 hours
Description Embedded systems
Design and implement complex synchronous and asynchronous digital systems;
Design synchronous finite state machines;
Implement synchronous finite state machine using logic devices;

Electrical Power Systems
ac to dc conversion.
dc to ac conversion.
Important principles, such as non linear power, rotating magnetic field and fourier analysis
Advanced dc motors.
ac motors.
Power systems.
Learning Outcomes By the end of the module students should be able to:
  • Design synchronous and asynchronous digital systems, and undertake a series of practical studies using logic devices.
  • Analyse single‐phase, phase controlled converters operating in continuous conduction mode;
  • Design and quantitatively evaluate non‐ideal transformers, brushless DC motors, induction motors, principles of power transfer and voltage control, and in power systems;
Assessment 34565-01 : Coursework : Coursework (50%)
34565-02 : Exam : Exam (Centrally Timetabled) - Written Unseen (50%)
Assessment Methods & Exceptions Laboratory logbooks and Coursework assessment (50%) over Christmas vacation

January Examination (50%) 3 hours, centrally timetabled.
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