MJ2457 Security of Energy Supply 2: Threats and Innovation 6.0 credits

Säker energiförsörjning, del 2 - hot och innovation

  • Education cycle

    Second cycle
  • Main field of study

  • Grading scale

    A, 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 the major energy conversion processes, their accompanying resource requirements, and impacts on environment having emphasis on exogenous threats.

­ Demonstrate clear understanding of  the use of innovation theory in the process of creating a secure energy supply

­ Demonstrate clear understanding of  the issues and processes related to crises managent at company as well as at national level.

­ Conduct a major study assessing both antagonistic and non-antagonististic threats to a secure energy supply at a regional, national and global level

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. Volontary field trips in the Stockholm area.

Eligibility

B.Sc. degree in engineering or corresponding education

Literature

Handouts distributed on the lectures

Examination

  • 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, 4.0 cr, grade scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

TEN1 - Examination, 2.0 cr, grade scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

Requirements for final grade

Project report (4 cr): Includes 2 – 5 -pages written report analyzing the threats, 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 (2 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.

Offered by

ITM/Energy Technology

Examiner

Torsten Fransson <torsten.fransson@energy.kth.se>

Version

Course syllabus valid from: Autumn 2009.
Examination information valid from: Autumn 2009.