ESC-40061 - Smart Grid and the Energy Transition
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Level: Level 7
Credits: 15
Study Hours: 150
School Office: 01782 733615

Programme/Approved Electives for 2022/23

None

Available as a Free Standing Elective

No

Co-requisites

None

Prerequisites

None

Barred Combinations

None

Description for 2022/23


Aims
The aim of this module is to introduce students to the fundamentals engineering principles of all major sources of smart grid and smart energy, including a detailed understanding of the electricity power systems, renewable energy and multi-vector energy systems.

Intended Learning Outcomes

demonstrate a critical awareness of the basic principles of electrical power systems.: 1,2
demonstrate a critical awareness of multi-vector smart energy systems: 1,2
describe and critically appraise the engineering challenges associated with renewable energy and energy transition: 2
demonstrate and apply the latest technological advances in smart grid such as Artificial intelligence.: 1,2
critically evaluate present and future developments in energy infrastructure.: 2

Study hours

20 hours lectures
10 hours tutorial/project
120 hours independent study

School Rules

None

Description of Module Assessment