00220132 (Theory and Application of System Design)

Course Name: Theory and Application of System Design

Course Number: 00220132

Program: Undergraduate program

Type: None Required

Credits: 2

Term Offered: Spring

Prerequisite(s): Physics, Electric Circuit

Instructor(s): Qingguang Yu


Qingguang Yu, Theory And Application System Design, Tsinghua University Press, 2004. (in Chinese)




Course Description:

     The course is about the foundation of theory, design methods for PLC & VVVF, key terminologies of electrical engineering, and substantial ideas as electrical engineers. Its main concerns are about practical projects design and accomplish.

Course Objectives and Outcomes:

     Numbers in brackets are linked to department educational outcomes

1.Students should skillfully master the methods for analyzing various PLC application. [1, 2]

2.Students are in touch with the real elements, such as PREMIUM and XBTGT. [3]

3.Students are familiar with a certain number of terminologies, which will be used repeatedly in the successive learning and studying. [5]

Course Topics:

1.Introduction to the concept PLC & VVVF.

2.Design control system of PLC application

3.Design control system of VVVF application

Experiment(s) & Project(s):

Operation & Control System Design of a Electric Motor Drives System

Operation & Control System Design of a Traffic Light System

Operation & Control System Design of a 3-floor Lift System

Course Assessment:

       Course measures, 10 points.

       Simulation project measures, 20 points.

       Practice project measures, 60 points.

       Final exam score, 10 points.