Southern Polytechnic State University

Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2012-2013

ECET 4520 Industrial Distribution Systems, Illumination, and the NEC

Prerequisites: ECET 2111, ECET 3500


This introductory design course involves the lighting, wiring and electrical protection systems in commercial and industrial buildings. This course will cover: lighting fundamentals, light sources, lighting system layouts for interior spaces, protection of electrical systems, fuses, circuit breakers, instrument transformers and protective relays, grounding and ground-fault protection, feeder design and branch circuits for lighting and motors. This course will include projects - designing lighting and wiring systems for commercial/industrial buildings.

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