## Syllabus 2015-16 - 13512015 - Low voltage electrical facilities (Instalaciones eléctricas de baja tensión)

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 DEGREE: Grado en Ingeniería eléctrica FACULTY: SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING OF JAÉN ACADEMIC YEAR: 2015-16 COURSE: Low voltage electrical facilities
SYLLABUS
1. COURSE BASIC INFORMATION
 NAME: Low voltage electrical facilities CODE: 13512015 ACADEMIC YEAR: 2015-16 LANGUAGE: English LEVEL: 1 ECTS CREDITS: 6.0 YEAR: 3 SEMESTER: PC
2. LECTURER BASIC INFORMATION
 NAME: CASA HERNÁNDEZ, JESÚS DE LA DEPARTMENT: U120 - INGENIERÍA ELÉCTRICA FIELD OF STUDY: 535 - INGENIERÍA ELÉCTRICA OFFICE NO.: A3 - 237 E-MAIL: jcasa@ujaen.es P: 953212463 WEBSITE: http://blogs.ujaen.es/jcasa/ ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-9117-1689 LANGUAGE: English LEVEL: 1 NAME: SÁNCHEZ MARTOS, CARLOS DEPARTMENT: U120 - INGENIERÍA ELÉCTRICA FIELD OF STUDY: 535 - INGENIERÍA ELÉCTRICA OFFICE NO.: A3 - 228 E-MAIL: csanchez@ujaen.es P: 953212859 WEBSITE: - ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1772-3972 LANGUAGE: English LEVEL: 1
3. CONTENT DESCRIPTION

Rules and statutory regulations. Graphic representation of the electric facilities.  Planning and design of electrical distribution systems in buildings: structural design; planning fundamentals; design of building network; stand-by supply. Power loading of an installation: installed power; estimation of actual maximum kVA demand; diversity factor. Low-voltage switchboards and distribution systems. Method for determining the cross-sectional area of circuit conductors. Calculating short-circuit current in three-phase systems: calculation variables to IEC 60909. Electrical installation equipment: fuses; circuit breaker; residual-current protective devices. Overcurrent protection: overload protection; short-circuit protection. Selectivity: selectivity criteria; selectivity in low-voltage systems. Grounding systems: basic requirements to grounding in electrical installations; determining the permissible ground resistance; dimensioning grounding electrode conductors; requirements for grounding electrode components; measurements and tests on grounding systems. Protection against electric shock: protection against direct contact; LV distribution schemes; earthing schemes; protection against indirect contact; implementation of the TT, TN and IT system.

4. COURSE DESCRIPTION AND TEACHING METHODOLOGY

Hours per week

 Lecture (Theory)

Students with special educational needs should contact the Student Attention Service (Servicio de Atención y Ayudas al Estudiante) in order to receive the appropriate academic support

5. ASSESSMENT METHODOLOGY

Written exam (65%) combined with a practice work (35%) and course attendance (10%)

6. BOOKLIST
MAIN BOOKLIST:
• A handbook on the requirements for electrical installations: the IEE wiring regulations 16th edition. Edition: 2nd. ed. Author: Electrical Contractors' Association Scotland. Publisher: Oxford [etc]: Blackwell science, 1998  (Library)
• Handbook of electrical installation practice. Edition: 3rd ed. Author: -. Publisher: Oxford [etc.]: lackwell Science, cop. 1996  (Library)
• Electrical installation and workshop technology. Edition: -. Author: Thompson, T. G.. Publisher: Harlow: Longman Scientific & Technical, 1992  (Library)
• Electrical Installation Designs . Edition: -. Author: Atkinson, Bill, Lovegrove, Roger, Gundry, Gary and Allen, Martyn. Publisher: Wiley; 4 edition (November 26, 2012)  (Library)
• Electrical Installation Designs . Edition: -. Author: Atkinson, Bill, Lovegrove, Roger, Gundry, Gary and Allen, Martyn. Publisher: Wiley; 4 edition (November 26, 2012)  (Library)
• Product Details Electrical Wiring Residential . Edition: Delmar Learning; 17 edition (February 1, 2013). Author: Simmons and Mullin  (Library)
• Product Details Electrical Wiring Residential . Edition: Delmar Learning; 17 edition (February 1, 2013). Author: Simmons and Mullin  (Library)
• Product Details Electrical Wiring Residential . Edition: Delmar Learning; 17 edition (February 1, 2013). Author: Simmons and Mullin  (Library)