COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Electric Safety and Grounding System Design EEES   413 7 3 3 4

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction English
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Assoc.Prof.Dr. Ahmet TEKE
Instructors
Doç.Dr.AHMET TEKE1. Öğretim Grup:A
Doç.Dr.AHMET TEKE2. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
Introducing the basics of occupational health and safety, Expressing the basics of grounding system, Understanding the types of grounding and developing with field measurements.
Content
Hazardous of Electricity and Electrical Safety Equipments, Electrical System Safety Practices,Regulatory and Legal Safety Requirement and Standards Human Factors in Electrical Safety Introduction to Computer Methods for Design of Safety Grounding Power System Grounding: Modeling Techniques Grounding Design in Low Voltage Systems Grounding Design in High Voltage Substations Power System Grounding: Design Procedure, Measurement Practice Low, Medium and High Voltage Safety Synopsis, Grounding measurement and reporting, Corrosion and cathodic protection, Short Circuit Calculations

Learning Outcomes
1) The basics of occupational health and safety were understood.
2) The basics of grounding system were understood.
3) Understanding the types of grounding and improving with field measurements.
4) The grounding system and its applications were understood.
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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Has capability in those fields of mathematics and physics that form the foundations of engineering.
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Grasps the main knowledge in the basic topics of electrical and electronic engineering.
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3
Comprehends the functional integrity of the knowledge gathered in the fields of basic engineering and electrical-electronics engineering.
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Identifies problems and analyzes the identified problems based on the gathered professional knowledge.
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Formulates and solves a given theoretical problem using the knowledge of basic engineering.
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Has aptitude for computer and information technologies
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Knows English at a level adequate to comprehend the main points of a scientific text, either general or about his profession, written in English.
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Has the ability to apply the knowledge of electrical-electronic engineering to profession-specific tools and devices.
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Has the ability to write a computer code towards a specific purpose using a familiar programming language.
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Has the ability to work either through a purpose oriented program or in union within a group where responsibilities are shared.
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Has the aptitude to identify proper sources of information, reaches them and uses them efficiently.
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Becomes able to communicate with other people with a proper style and uses an appropriate language.
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Internalizes the ethical values prescribed by his profession in particular and by the professional life in general.
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Has consciousness about the scientific, social, historical, economical and political facts of the society, world and age lived in.
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Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Introduction to grounding and occupational health: Basics of occupational health Lecture notes and references on the subject Lecture
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Demonstration
2 General occupational health training: Terms, regulations and standards. Lecture notes and references on the subject Lecture
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Discussion
Demonstration
3 Occupational health and electrical safety training, The first aid by electric shock Lecture notes and references on the subject Lecture
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Discussion
Demonstration
4 Electrical system safety practices, Basic principles of protection against electric shoc, Electrical safety equipment and tools Lecture notes and references on the subject Lecture
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Discussion
Demonstration
5 Basics and basic definitions for grounding system Lecture notes and references on the subject Lecture
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Discussion
Demonstration
6 Grounding types and their equations Lecture notes and references on the subject Lecture
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7 Midterm exam Midterm exam preparation Testing
8 Grounding system design for LV and HV systems Lecture notes and references on the subject Lecture
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Discussion
Demonstration
9 Substation grounding/earthing Lecture notes and references on the subject Lecture
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Demonstration
10 Earth/ground resistance measurement preliminary Lecture notes and references on the subject Lecture
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Demonstration
11 Measurement practice: Insulation resistance, Protection earth and neutral point grounding measurement Lecture notes and references on the subject Lecture
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Discussion
Demonstration
12 Lightning protection systems, Measurement practice: Surge arrester and lightning rod measurement Lecture notes and references on the subject Lecture
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Discussion
Demonstration
13 Symmetrical components and short circuit faults Lecture notes and references on the subject Lecture
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Discussion
Demonstration
14 Short circuit current calculations and cable size selection Lecture notes and references on the subject Lecture
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Discussion
Demonstration
15 Corrosion and cathodic protection theory Lecture notes and references on the subject Lecture
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Discussion
Demonstration
16-17 Final exam Final exam preparation Testing

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
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