Electrical utility Engineering includes the generation, transmission, distribution and use of electrical energy.
In this course, the research component of a traditional master degree has been replaced by industry-based project work, which you can tie in with your work commitments.
You will study specialised electrical utility topics, including power flow calculations, fault calculation, power quality, power system stability, grids, demand forecasting, computer-aided engineering of power systems and renewable energy.
In this course, you will build practical knowledge and skills through industry relevant course topics, intensive block programs and off-campus resource-based learning.
Credit for previous study
Applications for recognition of prior learning (RPL) are assessed on an individual basis. Recognition of prior learning not exceeding two-thirds of the required credits may be granted to a student transferring from another program at a recognised institution with satisfactory completion of equivalent coursework and/or proof of professional training or substantial work experience gained in industry.
2016 Curtin International Scholarships: Merit ScholarshipCurtin University
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strives to give high achieving international students the opportunity to gain an internationally recognised education through offering the Merit Scholarship. The Merit Scholarship will give you up to 25 per cent of your first year tuition fees and if you enrol in an ELB program at Curtin English before studying at Curtin, you will also receive a 10 per cent discount on your Curtin English fees.
For full details and terms and conditions of this scholarship, please visit: curtin.edu/int-scholarships and click on Merit.
You must have a recognised bachelor degree in engineering (electrical engineering) or equivalent degree majoring in electrical power. In addition, proof of employment of at least one year’s experience in the power industry is required. Minimum English language entry requirements: IELTS Writing- 6.0, Speaking- 6.0, Reading- 6.0, Listening- 6.0, Overall band score- 6.5.