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Type of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

Fundamentals of electrical machines

Learning outcomes

Basic Understanding of Transformers and Electrical Motors

Course contents

Magnetism Transformers DC-machines AC-machines

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Mathematics 1 Physics 1 Theoretical eletrotechnics 1 Safety test

Previous course names

Elmaskinlära EL-2-007 4,5 cr

Additional information

Passed safety test required for laboratory work. Laboratory work and exercises need to be done before the exam.

Recommended or required reading

Elkrafthandboken, del Elmaskiner, kap. 1-4, Liber 1996

Study activities

  • Lectures - 50 hours
  • Excursions and demonstrations - 13 hours
  • Exercise based learning - 30 hours
  • Laboratory lessons and tasks in a simulated environment - 25 hours
  • Individual studies - 15 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 133 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 15 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 118 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

  • Exams
  • Reports and productions

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should pass the following examinations: Examination 1 .... Examination 2.... etc. (examinations include written examination tests, demonstrations and presentations, reports and produktions, essays, and also presence at specified occasions) The examinations contribute to the final grade as follows: ...


  • Rancken Kim
  • Anukka Harri


Rancken Kim

Group size

No limit

Course completion date

Date for course completion will be announced later

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

The timetable of the course


Assessment methods

  • Date of examination will be announced later - Exams
  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions

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