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MAR2117 : Marine Electrical Engineering

Semester 2 Credit Value: 10
ECTS Credits: 5.0


To develop the students understanding of electrical and electronic systems.

Outline Of Syllabus

Part A: Electronic Engineering
Analog and Digital Fundamentals
PN Junctions and Characteristics
Operational Amplifiers
Binary Number Systems
Analog-to-Digital Conversion
Combinational Logic
Sequential Circuits
Microprocessors Applications

Part B: Electrical Engineering
Star-Delta Connections
Electrical Distribution Systems
AC Generators and Circuit Breakers
AC Motors and Starters
Electric Propulsion Drives-Variable Speed Motor Drives
Network Analysis
Harmonics and Control

Teaching Methods

Teaching Activities
Category Activity Number Length Student Hours Comment
Guided Independent StudyAssessment preparation and completion110:0010:00Coursework
Guided Independent StudyAssessment preparation and completion12:002:00Exam
Guided Independent StudyAssessment preparation and completion115:0015:00Exam revision
Scheduled Learning And Teaching ActivitiesLecture122:0024:00N/A
Guided Independent StudyAssessment preparation and completion118:0018:00Preparation of revision material and practicing past examination papers
Scheduled Learning And Teaching ActivitiesSmall group teaching121:0012:00Tutorials
Guided Independent StudyIndependent study119:0019:00Consolidating lecture notes and further reading
Teaching Rationale And Relationship

Lectures will provide the opportunity for students to assimilate the content and scope of each topic (IKO1). These will be supplemented by tutorials which will allow the students to demonstrate the application of knowledge gained during lectures (ISO1).

Assessment Methods

The format of resits will be determined by the Board of Examiners

Description Length Semester When Set Percentage Comment
Written Examination1202A80Unseen written examination
Other Assessment
Description Semester When Set Percentage Comment
Prob solv exercises2M20Problem-based assignments, taking approximately 10 hours
Assessment Rationale And Relationship

The formal examination and problem solving exercises provides students with the opportunity to demonstrate their knowledge across the full range of module topics. The Graduate Skills Framework entries indicated as 'A' are also assessed in this way.

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