Safety of Electrical and Mechanical Installations
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Taught in Keuzemogelijkheden II Brugprogramma Master in de ingenieurswetenschappen: werktuigkunde-elektrotechniek (intern)Faculty Elective Course List for Masters of Engineering
Theory (A) 15.0
Exercises (B) 15.0
Training and projects (C) 0.0
Studytime (D) 90.0
Studypoints (E) 3
Credit contract? Access is determined after successful competences assessment
Examination contract? This course can not be taken through this kind of contract
Credit contract mandatory if Exam contract? Separate credit contract mandatory
Retake possible? Yes
Teaching Language Dutch
Lecturer Alex Van den Bossche
Department TW08
Co-lecturers Wim De Waele
Key Words

safety, installations, electrical, mechanical

Position of the Course

The target is to obtain a sufficient knowledge of safety concerning electrical installations and grids. Introduction to the safety of mechanical systems.


  • Regulations, electrical and mechanical: Standards, legislation, label
  • Low voltage grid: Risk for persons, External environnement of electrical material, Protection and touch prevention, Househould and small installations
  • Medium and high voltage grid: Safety of persons
  • Explosion hazard

Starting Competences

bachelor courses

Teaching and Learning Material

course notes


  • aanvullende informatie: AREI, ARAB,

Course Content-Related Study Coaching

Teaching Methods

Classroom lectures; Classroom problem solving sessions

Evaluation Methods

Evaluation during examination period

Examination Methods

During examination period: written closed-book exam

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