Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Single and three-phase basic concepts, Transformers: the ideal transformer, equivalent circuit, single and three-phase transformers, auto-transformers, tap changing transformers. Synchronous machines: equivalent circuit, real and reactive power control, two-axis machine model. Transmission lines, Underground Cables, Capacitors, Reactors, Single and three-phase induction motors, Load modelling.
3 lectures per week, 1 practical per week, 1 tutorial per week
Language of tuition
Separate classes for Afrikaans and English
Electrical, Electronic and Com
Period of presentation
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