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Building Services Engineering II

Module name (EN): Building Services Engineering II
Degree programme: Electrical Engineering, Master, ASPO 01.10.2005
Module code: E923
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 1V+1PA (2 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 2
Semester: 9
Mandatory course: no
Language of instruction:
Project work

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
E923 Electrical Engineering, Master, ASPO 01.10.2005, semester 9, optional course
30 class hours (= 22.5 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 60 hours (equivalent to 2 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 37.5 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Michael Igel
Prof. Dr. Michael Igel

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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will have a fundamental understanding of the following areas:
  - Planning of low-voltage networks, particularly domestic electrical  
  - Planning projects involving EIB-based building services automation
  - Assessing the economic feasibility of building control systems, particularly  
    the minimization of energy costs

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Module content:
1.Conventional low-voltage distribution technology
 1.1.Structure of low-voltage networks
 1.3.Domestic electrical installation systems
 1.4.Planning and implementing low-voltage networks
2.Building services systems in low-voltage networks
 2.1.Examples of standard EIB functions
 2.2.Planning EIB-based projects
 2.3.Alternatives: WLAN, infrared, powerline systems, Ethernet
 2.4.Networking aspects
3.Economic aspects of building services engineering
 3.1.Costs of conventional low-voltage power distribution systems
 3.2.Determining the costs of EIB systems
 3.3.Minimizing energy costs through the use of building automation technology

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Teaching methods/Media:
Lecture notes, video projector, exercises using building automation and control components

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Recommended or required reading:
Rose, Michael: EIB für die Gebäudesystemtechnik, Hüthig
Beiter, Robert: Installationsbus EIB/KNX Twisted Pair, Hüthig & Pflaum
Vogt, Dieter: Elektroinstallation in Gebäuden, VDE Verlag

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