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EEE8095 : Individual Project (Inactive)

  • Inactive for Year: 2010/11
  • Module Leader(s): Dr Bashar Zahawi
  • Teaching Location: Newcastle City Campus
Semester 3 Credit Value: 60
ECTS Credits: 30.0


To develop a detailed understanding and a broad overview of power electronics, electrical machines and variable speed drives.

Original Summary:
The Project is intended to develop and test the candidate’s detailed understanding and broad overview of aspects of power electronics, electrical machines and variable speed drives.

Outline Of Syllabus

Teaching Methods

Teaching Activities
Teaching Rationale And Relationship

The Project provides the opportunity for the students to demonstrate their skills in solving complex engineering problems and develops research skills and the ability to utilise relevant information from many sources. It also improves planning skills and on-line and computer competences and gives the students the opportunity to manage his/her own learning.

Assessment Methods

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

Assessment Rationale And Relationship

The written dissertation (including the initial literature survey) is an appropriate way to assess both the depth of theoretical knowledge and understanding and the students’ problem solving skills and will also assess data and information acquisition and evaluation skills. The project presentation and demonstration give students the opportunity to demonstrate their improved transferable skills.

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