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Engineering Discipline

Higher Diploma in Electrical Engineering

Programme code EG314401

The following section presents the information of Part-time Day Programmes offered in September 2019. Information of programmes to be offered in academic year 2020/21 will be announced in Mid July 2020.
Modules (Credit)
Semester 1 :
  • English & Communication : Workplace Interaction (6)
  • IT Essentials - Services (6)
  • Engineering Mathematics I (10)
  • Computer-Aided Drawing (7)
  • Circuit Theory (11)
Semester 2 :
  • English & Communication : Workplace Correspondence (6)
  • Programming Technique Fundamentals (7)
  • Electrical Instrumentation and Measurement (10)
  • Electrical Engineering Principles (13)
Semester 3 :
  • Vocational Chinese Communication I : Putonghua Conversation and Reports (6)
  • English & Communication : Persuasive Presentations (9)
  • Electronic Devices (11)
  • Practical Training I ^ (4)
Semester 4 :
  • Whole Person Development - MindShift: Achieving Personal Growth & Effectiveness (6)
  • Whole Person Development - Collaboration, Teamwork & Social Engagement (6)
  • Digital Electronics and Microprocessor Fundamentals (12)
  • Electrical Installation (13)
  • Practical Training II ^ (4)
Semester 5 :
  • OSH and Supervisory Skills (10)
  • Electrical Machines and Drives (13)
  • Electrical Power Systems (10)
  • Practical Training III ^ (4)
Semester 6 :
  • Vocational Chinese Communication III : Putonghua Presentations, Administrative and Technical Text Writing (9)
  • English & Communication : Promotional Materials (10)
  • Environmental Sustainability (7)
  • Engineering Project (10)
Semester 7 :
  • Engineering Mathematics II (10)
  • Control and Automation Systems (13)
  • Elective Module * (1 out of 6) (14)
Semester 8 :
  • Elective Module * (1 out of 6) (14)
  • Whole Person Development - Enhancing Competencies in the 21st Century (3)
  • Industry-Based Student Project @ (48)
  • Enrichment Module (6)
Semester 9 :
  • English & Communication : Reports (9)
  • Industrial Attachment ^ (10)
  • Industry-Based Student Project @ (48)
 (Modules to be offered in each semester is subject to change)
*Elective Modules (Choose any 2 out of 6):
  • Electrical Services in Building (14)
  • Energy Efficiency and Management % (14)
  • Intelligent Control % (14)
  • Lighting Technology and System Design # (14)
  • Advanced Engineering Mathematics (14)
  • Railway System (14)
(Modules to be offered in each semester is subject to change)

# Elective module offered in HW campus only
% Elective module offered in TY campus only (If a PTD student chooses the elective module(s) offered in TY campus, then he/she will normally be arranged to study in the evening class at TY campus. However, whether the class can be successfully formed or not, it will depend on the number of applicants.)
@ This module is divided into two parts and offered in Semester 8 and 9 respectively
^ Applicant may apply for exemption of the module if either he or she has full-time employment in relevant trade or is competent with his / her work.

[Required No. of Credits for Graduation: 347]
Note :
All students will be required to take and pass all of the Whole Person Development modules before graduation. Students possessing at least two-year full-time work experience (from the date of attaining the qualifications that can meet the entry requirements of Higher Diploma Programme) can apply for module exemption subject to passing the related assessment. Please click here for details.