Curriculum for the Bachelor Degree
In
Electrical Power Engineering

Course Description

The curriculum for the B.Sc. degree in Power Engineering (160) credit hours is distributed as follows:-

Course No. Requirements Credit Hours (Cr.H)
1

University Requirements

Compulsory

Elective

24

18

6

2

Faculty Requirements

29
3

Specialization Requirements

A. Compulsory

B. Elective

92

83

9

4 Supportive Specialization Requirements 15
Total   160


Firstr: University Requirements (24 Cr. H):
        A-    Compulsory University Requirements (18 Cr. H)

Course No.

Course

Cr.H.

Weekly Hours

Prerequisite

Lecture

Lab

301501101

Arabic I

3

3

-

 

301501102

Arabic II

3

3

-

301501101

301502101

English I

3

3

-

 

301502102

English II

3

3

-

301502101

301004101

Computer Skills I

3

-

6

 

301506101

Military Science

3

3

-

 

Total

18

15

6

 


       B-    Elective University Requirements: (6 Cr.H.)
The student is allowed to select (6 Cr.H.) from the university elective courses offered by departments from outside the faculty:

Cr.H.

Course Title

Course No.

Applied Science Group

3

History of Science

301508101

3

Philosophy of Science

301509102

3

Introduction to Science Logic

301510103

3

Technical Writing

301511104

Education & Social Science Group

3

Introduction to Social Services

301512101

3

Introduction to Education

301513102

3

Introduction to Psychology

301514103

3

Jordan Society

301515104

3

Sport for All

301516105

Sharia’ Science Group Islamic Civilization

3

Islamic Culture

301517101

3

Introduction to Islamic Arts History

301518102

3

The Orthodox Caliphs History

301519103

3

Islamic World Present

301520104

3

Introduction to Islamic & Ornament Arts

301521105

Planning Management Group

3

Administration Concepts

303016101

3

Introduction to Libraries & Information

303014102

3

Jordan Geography

303012104

3

Economic Concepts

303013105

3

Introduction to Planning

303012106

Agriculture Technology Group

3

Agriculture in Jordan

304029101

3

Environment & Society

304009102

3

Home Gardening

304029103

3

Honeybee Keeping

304010104


Second: Faculty Requirements: (29 Cr.H.):

Course No.

Course

Cr.H.

Weekly Hours

Prerequisite

Lecture

Lab

315505101

Mathematics I

3

3

-

 

315505102

Mathematics II

3

3

-

315505101

315503101

Physics I

3

3

-

 

315503102

Physics II

3

3

-

315503101

315503111

Physics I Lab.

1

 -

3

315503101*

315503112

Physics II Lab.

1

 -

3

315503102*

315504101

Chemistry I                           

3

3

-

 

315504111

Chemistry I Lab.                      

1

-

3

315504101*

315021201

Statics

3

3

-

315505102, 315503101

301004102

Computer Skills II

3

2

3

301004101

315022101

Engineering Workshops I

1

-

3

 

315022102

Engineering Workshops II

1

-

3

 

315022203

Engineering Drawing

3

-

6

301004101

Total

29

20

24

 

   or Co-requisite


Third: Specialization Requirements: (96 Cr.H.)
A-
Compulsory Requirements (87 Cr.H.):

Course No.

Course

Cr.H.

Weekly Hours

Prerequisite

Lecture

Lab

315020202

Numerical Techniques

3

3

-

315505102, 301004102*

315020211

Electrical Circuits I

3

3

-

315503102

315020212

Electrical Circuits II

3

3

-

315020211

315020214

Electrical Circuits Lab.

1

-

3

315020212*

315020222

Electronic Devices

3

3

-

315020211

315020231

Electromagnetic

3

3

-

315503102

315020321

Digital Fundamentals

3

3

-

315020222

315020323

Digital Fundamentals Lab.

1

-

3

315020321 *

315020324

Electronic Circuits & Amplifiers

3

3

-

315020222

315018324

Power Electronics Lab.

1

-

3

315018322*

315020326

Electronics Lab.

1

-

3

315020324 *

315018322

Power Electronics

3

3

-

315020324

315020332

Communications

3

3

-

315020212

315020334

Communications Lab.

1

-

3

315020332 *

315018341

Measurments & Transducers

3

3

-

315020212, 315020222

315018343

Measurements & Transducers Lab.

1

-

3

315018341 *

315020351

Electrical Machines I

3

3

-

315020212

315020352

Electrical Machines II

3

3

-

315020351

315020354

Electrical Machines Lab.

1

-

3

315020352 *

315018441

Control Theory

3

3

-

315020202

315018443

Control Lab.

1

-

3

315018441*

315020480

Electrical Installations

2

2

-

315020352

315020481

Power System Analysis I

3

3

-

315020352

315020482

Power System Analysis II

3

3

-

315020481

315020484

Electrical Installations Lab.

1

-

3

315020480*

315020486

Power I Lab.

1

-

3

315020482*

315020487

Power System Protection

3

3

-

315020481

315020488

Power Transmission & Distribution Systems

3

3

-

315020481

315020489

Power System Protection Lab.

1

-

3

315020487*

315020583

Power System Operation & Control

3

3

-

315020481

315020584

High Voltage Engineering

3

3

-

315020481

315020586

Power II Lab.

1

-

3

315020482, 315020584*

315020595

Training

6

-

-

**

315020597

Project I

3

-

-

 

315020598

Project II

3

-

-

315020597

 

Total

83

59

36

 

or Co-requisite
**  Every three credit hours is equivalent to (140) hours of field training.

 

B- Specialization Elective Requirements (9 Cr. H.):  to be selected from the following list:

Course No.

Course

Cr.H.

Weekly Hours

Prerequisite

Lecture

Lab

315007564

Artificial Intelligence & Neural Networks

3

3

-

315018441

315018575

Data Acquisition & Signal Processing

3

3

-

315007364

315020581

Special Topics in Electrical Power

3

3

-

315020585

Reliability & Economics of Power Systems

3

3

-

315020488

315020587

Energy Conversion

3

3

-

 

315020588

Power Plants

3

3

-

315020352

    ▪ Will be decided by the department based on the selected topic.


Fourth: Supportive Specialization Requirements (15 Cr. H.):

Course No.

Course

Cr.H.

Weekly Hours

Prerequisite

Lecture

Lab

315022331

Thermodynamics

3

3

-

315503102, 315504101

315022333

Thermodynamics Lab.

1

-

3

315022331*

315021362

Engineering Economy

3

3

-

 

315007364

Microprocessors & Assembly Language

3

3

-

315020321

315007366

Microprocessors & Assembly Language Lab.

1

-

3

315007364*

315018570

Power Semiconductor Drive

3

3

-

315020352, 315018322*

315018579

Power Semiconductor Drive Lab.

1

-

3

315018570*

Total

15

12

9

 

or Co-requisite

 

First Year

Second Semester

First Semester

Cr.H

Course Title

Course No.

Cr.H

Course Title

Course No.

3

Arabic II

301501102

3

Arabic I

301501101

3

English II

301502102

3

English I

301502101

3

Mathematics II

315505102

3

Mathematics I

315505101

3

Physics II

315503102

3

Physics I

315503101

1

Physics I Lab.

315503111

3

Chemistry I

315504101

1

Chemistry I Lab.

315504111

3

Computer Skills I

301004101

1

Engineering Workshop I

315022101

 

 

 

3

Military Science

301506101

 

 

 

18

Total

18

Total

 

Second Year

Second Semester

First Semester

Cr.H

Course Title

Course No.

Cr.H

Course Title

Course No.

3

Statics

315021201

1

Physics II Lab.

315503112

3

Engineering Drawing

315022203

3

Engineering Economy

315021362

3

Numerical Techniques

315020202

1

Engineering Workshops II

315022102

3

Electrical Circuits II

315020212

3

Electrical Circuits I

315020211

1

Electrical Circuits Lab.

315020214

3

Electromagnetic

315020231

3

Electronic Devices

315020222

3

Computer Skills II

301004102

 

 

 

3

University Elective I

 

16

Total

17

Total


 

Third Year

Second Semester

First Semester

Cr.H

Course Title

Course No.

Cr.H

Course Title

Course No.

1

Thermodynamics Lab.

315022333

3

Thermodynamics

315022331

3

Electronic Circuits & Amplifiers

315020324

3

Digital Fundamentals

315020321

1

Electronics Lab.

315020326

1

Digital Fundamentals Lab.

315020323

3

Communications

315020332

3

Measurements & Trancdusers

315018341

1

Communications Lab.

315020334

1

Measurements & Transducers Lab.

315018343

3

Electrical Machines II.

315020352

3

Electrical Machines I

3150202351

1

Electrical Machines Lab.

315020354

     

3

University Elective II

       

16

Total

14

Total


 

Fourth Year

Second Semester

First Semester

Cr.H

Course Title

Course No.

Cr.H

Course Title

Course No.

3

Power System Protection

315020487

3

Power Electronics

315018322

1

Power System Protection Lab.

315020489

1

Power Electronics Lab.

315018324

2

Electrical Installations

315020480

3

Control Theory

315018441

1

Electrical Installations Lab.

315020484

1

Control Lab.

315018443

3

Power System Analysis II

315020482

3

Microprocessors & Assembly Language

315007364

1

Power I Lab.

315020486

1

Microprocessors & Assembly Language Lab.

315007366

3

Power Transmission & Distribution Systems

315020488

3

Power System Analysis I

315020481

3

Specialization Elective I

 

 

 

 

17

Total

15

Total


 

Fifth Year

Second Semester

First Semester

Cr.H

Course Title

Course No.

Cr.H

Course Title

Course No.

3

High Voltage Engineering

315020584

3

Power Semiconductor Drive

315018570

1

Power II Lab.

315020586

1

Power Semiconductor Drive Lab.

315018579

3

Project II

315020598

3

Power System Operation & Control

315020583

3

Specialization Elective III

 

3

Project I

315020597

6

Training

315020595

3

Specialization Elective II

 

16

Total

13

Total