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Electric Vehicle Drive Systems

Module name (EN):
Name of module in study programme. It should be precise and clear.
Electric Vehicle Drive Systems
Degree programme:
Study Programme with validity of corresponding study regulations containing this module.
Automotive Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2011
Module code: FT20
The exam administration creates a SAP-Submodule-No for every exam type in every module. The SAP-Submodule-No is equal for the same module in different study programs.
P242-0021, P242-0022
Hours per semester week / Teaching method:
The count of hours per week is a combination of lecture (V for German Vorlesung), exercise (U for Übung), practice (P) oder project (PA). For example a course of the form 2V+2U has 2 hours of lecture and 2 hours of exercise per week.
5V+1P (6 hours per week)
ECTS credits:
European Credit Transfer System. Points for successful completion of a course. Each ECTS point represents a workload of 30 hours.
Semester: 4
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Written exam 150 min.

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
All study programs (with year of the version of study regulations) containing the course.

FT20 (P242-0021, P242-0022) Automotive Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2011 , semester 4, mandatory course
FT20 (P242-0021, P242-0022) Automotive Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2015 , semester 4, mandatory course
FT20 (P242-0021, P242-0022) Automotive Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.04.2016 , semester 4, mandatory course
FT20 (P242-0021, P242-0022) Automotive Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2019 , semester 4, mandatory course
Workload of student for successfully completing the course. Each ECTS credit represents 30 working hours. These are the combined effort of face-to-face time, post-processing the subject of the lecture, exercises and preparation for the exam.

The total workload is distributed on the semester (01.04.-30.09. during the summer term, 01.10.-31.03. during the winter term).
90 class hours (= 67.5 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 210 hours (equivalent to 7 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 142.5 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
FT08 Fundamentals of Electrical Engineering and Vehicle Electrical and Electronic Systems
FT17 Automotive Engineering I

[updated 13.12.2013]
Recommended as prerequisite for:
FT27 Vehicle Testing
FT29 Compulsory Elective
FT30 Engineering Project in English
FT32 Bachelor Thesis

[updated 18.12.2013]
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Hans-Werner Groh
Prof. Dr. Hans-Werner Groh

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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will have acquired basic knowledge about unconventional electric and hybrid vehicle drives, including overall vehicle concepts and their classification into the most important vehicle subcomponents. They will be able to:
- classify electric and hybrid vehicles and their components with regard to their construction, functions, performance characteristics, as well as assess and evaluate their specific parameters.
- dimension sub-components required for new vehicle concepts and integrate them into new overall systems.

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Module content:
- Basics of unconventional vehicle drives (electric / hybrid drives)
- Basic vehicle electronics principles
- Principles of the components of hybrid and electric drives
- Comparison of drive concepts
- Electrical/electrochemical energy storage
- Design and function of direct current, sync

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