MJ2455 Security of Energy Supply 1 - Leadership and Case Studies 6.0 credits
Säker energiförsörjning, del 1 - ledarskap och fallstudier
Education cycleSecond cycle
Main field of study
Grading scaleA, B, C, D, E, FX, F
At present this course is not scheduled to be offered.
Intended learning outcomes
Upon successfully completing this course the student should be able to:
- Describe – from an overall perspective – the major energy conversion processes, their accompanying resource requirements, and impacts on air, water, soil, wildlife, and humans, drawing distinctions between applications in industrialized nations and developing countries.
Demonstrate clear understanding of the issues and processes related to decisionmaking when designing complex energy systems.
Describe the impact of leadership and its requisita in the process of creating a secure energy supply.
Present a system engineering impact statement together with life cycle analysis for an industrial energy supply system.
Conduct a major case study, embodying the concepts and tools presented during the course, including the assimilation of relevant technical and societal aspects.
Course main content
Lectures given by a variety of experts present the essential elements of a particular topic and also provide a framework for further in-depth study via a group project. Vontary field trips in the Stockholm area.
Completed Bachelor of Science studies or equivalent
Handouts on the lectures
- PRO1 - Project, 3.0, grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
- TEN1 - Examination, 3.0, grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
PRO1 - Project, 3.0 cr, grade scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
TEN1 - Examination, 3.0 cr, grade scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
Requirements for final grade
Case report (3 cr): Includes 2 – 4 -pages written report, 1 - 2-page peer assessment of another student’s report, and oral presentation of own report. One grade (A-F) assigned per individual.
Final exam (3 cr) Tests knowledge of subjects presented at lectures. One grade (A-F) assigned per individual.
Individual grades ranging from A-F will be assigned based on the weighted contribution of the above
Course syllabus valid from: Autumn 2009.
Examination information valid from: Autumn 2009.