Checking date: 02/09/2020

Course: 2020/2021

Electrical Installations
Study: Bachelor in Industrial Technologies Engineering (256)

Coordinating teacher: BURGOS DIAZ, JUAN CARLOS

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Electrical Engineering

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


Students are expected to have completed
Electrical Power Engineering Fundamentals Transformers and Magnetic Circuits Transmission Lines and Switchgear
Competences and skills that will be acquired and learning results. Further information on this link
This subject enables the student to acquire the following competences and skills. - Designing a L.V. installations and select its components properly. - Anlizing electromagnetic transients in electrical systems. - Knowing the origin of the main overvoltages in an electrical system (clasifierd according their duration) and how to protect equipment against those overvoltages. - Selecting properly the switchgear of a médium and high voltaje substations.
Description of contents: programme
First order transients. Second order transients. H.V. and M.V. Installations. Circuit breaker selection. Overvoltages (temporary, switching transientes, ligthning overvoltages). Surge arresters. L.V. Installations. Conductor selection. Fuse selection. Breaker selection.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40

The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.