F1D5306 Climate Technology, Equipment 7.5 credits

Klimatteknik, komponenter

Offering and execution

Course offering missing for current semester as well as for previous and coming semesters

Course information

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents *

Climate technology system components/equipment are discussed in the context of:

  • Air handling/ventilation 
  • Heating/cooling
  • Lighting
  • Management of the acoustic environment
  • Energy systems
  • Building environmental management (BEMS)
  • Building performance measurement and assessment
  • User-building interaction

Intended learning outcomes *

The objective of this course is to provide a deeper understanding of the design and function of components/equipment in building service and energy systems used for indoor environmental management in buildings with key focus on equipment used for ventilation, heating/cooling, lighting and management of the acoustic environment. Relevant issues are discussed with the over-arching goal of achieving high indoor environmental quality, high user well-being and satisfaction, high energy efficiency, as well as optimal overall building performance.

Course Disposition

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites *

Master of Science in Civil and Architectural Engineering or similar, with an undergraduate course in indoor environment/energy systems/building services technologies or equivalent.

Recommended prerequisites

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Equipment

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Literature

The course literature is specified before each course offering and disclosed in the course program.

Examination and completion

Grading scale *

P, F

Examination *

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Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.

The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Examiner

Ivo Martinac

Further information

Course web

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Offered by

ABE/Sustainable Buildings

Main field of study *

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Education cycle *

Third cycle

Add-on studies

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Contact

Ivo Martinac (im@kth.se)

Ethical approach *

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.

Supplementary information

Language of instruction: English

Postgraduate course

Postgraduate courses at ABE/Sustainable Buildings