Course Title: Motor Protection and Control

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6050

Course Title: Motor Protection and Control

Portfolio: SET

Nominal Hours: 80.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


130T Engineering (TAFE)


Term1 2009,
Term2 2009

Course Contact: Marko Dumovic

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99254342

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

Students will develop specific skills and knowledge required to work safely in the applications of motor protection and control circuits. It includes the principles of operation and control of various types of motors and practical application of various motor protection devices.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Circuit Theory

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

UTENES406BA Develop complex testing & evaluation procedures


Students are expected to meet performance requirements of the competency (and its elements)
UTE NES 406 bA – Develop complex testing and evaluation procedures- Electrical :
* 406.1 Plan & prepare for the development of (basic) testing and evaluation procedures
* 406.2 Develop (basic) testing procedures
* 406.3 Completion of work

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

• Two progressive tests.
• Practical performance in laboratory exercises