Module Catalogue 2019/20

EEE2010 : Electrical Engineering II

  • Offered for Year: 2019/20
  • Module Leader(s): Dr Kabita Adhikari
  • Lecturer: Dr Petros Missailidis
  • Owning School: Engineering
  • Teaching Location: Newcastle City Campus
Semester 2 Credit Value: 10
ECTS Credits: 5.0
Pre Requisites
Code Title
EEE1006Electrical Engineering I (for MECH)
EEE1007Electrical Engineering I (for MAR)
Pre Requisite Comment


Co Requisites
Co Requisite Comment



To develop the Mechanical and Marine Engineering students' understanding of electrical and electronic systems through structured lectures, tutorial exercises and laboratory experiments. The module will be assessed by examination and laboratory report.

Outline Of Syllabus

Electronic Engineering

• Analogue electronics
• Operational amplifiers
• Analogue to Digital conversion
• Digital logic

Electrical Engineering

• Emerging technologies
• Principles of AC circuits.
• Polyphase synchronous machines.
• Polyphase induction machines
• Variable frequency AC drives

Learning Outcomes

Intended Knowledge Outcomes

To give the student an understanding of electrical and electronic systems which are applicable to their future engineering study and careers in Marine and Mechanical engineering.

Intended Skill Outcomes

Analysis and understanding of electrical and electronic systems
Experimental use of electrical and electronic systems and electronic laboratory measurement equipment

Teaching Methods

Teaching Activities
Category Activity Number Length Student Hours Comment
Guided Independent StudyAssessment preparation and completion15:005:00Lab report
Guided Independent StudyAssessment preparation and completion360:3018:00Revision for final exam
Guided Independent StudyAssessment preparation and completion12:002:00Final exam
Scheduled Learning And Teaching ActivitiesLecture241:0024:00N/A
Scheduled Learning And Teaching ActivitiesPractical13:003:00N/A
Guided Independent StudyIndependent study148:0048:00Reviewing lecture notes; general reading
Teaching Rationale And Relationship

The lectures and in class tutorials are presented in a way to be relevant to mechanical and marine engineers and closely link in with the laboratory experiments.

Reading Lists

Assessment Methods

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

Description Length Semester When Set Percentage Comment
Written Examination1202A90N/A
Other Assessment
Description Semester When Set Percentage Comment
Practical/lab report2M10Lab reports (x2)
Assessment Rationale And Relationship

The examination will allow the student to demonstrate their knowledge in the area. The laboratory reports will further highlight this knowledge and develop the student’s technical writing skills from an electrical and electronic angle, differing from their usual mechanical or marine engineering discipline.


Past Exam Papers

General Notes

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