Electrical Power Major
Electrical power engineering is a well-established engineering discipline encompassing electrical power generation, transmission and distribution, power electronics, electromechanical systems and renewable energy.
Students gain in-depth knowledge of electrical and electronic engineering, and specialist skills in design, development and management of advanced and sustainable electrical power generation and transmission systems.
Availability & Campus
This Major has been Accredited by: Engineers Australia.
This professional recognition only applies when you study this Major in one of the following courses:
|Unit Code||Unit Title||Credit Points|
|ENM2104||Instrumentation and Measurement||15|
|ENS3553||Signals and Systems||15|
|ENS3554||Data Communications and Computer Networks||15|
|ENS3555||Communication Systems 1||15|
|ENS3206||Power Systems 1||15|
|ENS5230||Electrical Machines and Transformers||15|
|ENS5361||Power Systems 2||15|
|ENS5445||Sustainability and Renewable Energy||15|
For more detailed unit information for this Major take a look at our Handbook. To organise your life for next semester visit the Semester timetable.Student handbook
Electrical power engineers have diverse employment opportunities in most sectors of industry, including public utilities, renewable energy, mining and resource, manufacturing, defence, aerospace, chemical and pharmaceutical, and consulting.
Possible future job titles
Electrical Engineer, Power Systems Engineer, Electrical Power Engineer