Course Details

Course Code: EN7008
Course Title: Power Electronics
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Course Level:: Level 7
Valid From:: 2019/2020 Sem 2
Credits:: 15
Owner: Engineering Technology
Assessment Method: Achievement
Course Aim

To develop advanced theoretical concepts in power electronics circuit design and provides specialist level skills to the students for the analysis and testing of power electronics circuits.

On Completion of this course, the learner will be able to
# Learning Outcome Description
1 Demonstrate advanced knowledge of theories of the design and analysis of power electronic circuits.
2 Implement a power electronics circuit according to defined specifications and requirements, including thermal effects and methods of reducing them, applying advanced principles of power electronics circuit design.
3 Test, evaluate and document the performance of power electronic circuits using experimental and simulation results to provide design improvements.
  • Pre Requisite: EN6080 & EN7061
Assessment Type
Examination (Unseen)
Assessment Type
Examination (Practical)
No Other Controlled Assessments
Uncontrolled Assessments
Assessment Type
Project (Group)

The institute reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

Affiliated Entities
Entity Code Entity Title Entity Version Entity Type
ENT7040 Associate Degree in Engineering Technology (Electrical) 1 Programme
ENT7050 Associate degree in Engineering Technology (Electromechanical) 1 Programme
ENT8040 Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Electrical) 2 Programme
ENT8050 Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Electromechanical) 2 Programme