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Power Systems

To enable students to gain an understanding of three-phase power generation and transmission systems with an emphasis on generation, transmission and distribution systems

Course Code MG7110
Level 7
Credits 15


Evaluate aspects of the New Zealand Power System.

Evaluate the types of generation systems in use in New Zealand (large scale >1000kW - hydro, geothermal, thermal and co-generation).

Evaluate key aspects of transmission and distribution systems MV and HV networks.

Apply power transformers in an MV and HV environment.

Apply earthing systems and switchgear to MV and HV networks.

Develop and apply a SLD for a simple network.

Delivered as part of the following programmes