RENEWABLE ENERGY TECHNOLOGY (UHU)

SHE Level 5
SCQF Credit Points 15.00
ECTS Credit Points 7.50
Module Code MMH225925
Module Leader Rohinton Emmanuel
School School of Computing, Engineering and Built Environment
Subject Civil Engineering and Environmental Management
Trimester
  • A (September start)

Summary of Content

As per joint venture with UHU and LAB universities.

Syllabus

As per joint venture with UHU and LAB universities.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this module students should be able to:1. Introduce the basic concepts, principles, potentials and limitations of various renewable energy sources and devices.2. Explain the technical functioning and principles of these techniques for the utilisation and conversion of renewable energies.3. Identify, formulate and solve simple problems of renewable energy conversion and storage.4. Evaluate and critically compare the technical and economic benefits of system solutions based on resource availability, energy demand and market conditions.

Teaching / Learning Strategy

As per joint venture with UHU and LAB universities.

Indicative Reading

As per joint venture with UHU and LAB universities.

Transferrable Skills

As per joint venture with UHU and LAB universities.

Module Structure

Activity Total Hours
Independent Learning (FT) 84.00
Lectures (FT) 24.00
Tutorials (FT) 12.00
Seminars (FT) 12.00
Assessment (FT) 18.00

Assessment Methods

Component Duration Weighting Threshold Description
Course Work 01 n/a 40.00 45% 4000 words for coursework
Exam (Dept) 01 2.00 60.00 45% Multiple-choice exam