MJ2470 Climate Change Mitigation Tools 6.0 credits

Instrument för analys av klimatpåverkan

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 *

Utilisation of different tools for calculation of emissions in a context of energy generation and use.

Intended learning outcomes *

Upon successfully completing the course, the student should be able to:

  • Define and understand climate change from an energy planning perspective
  • Define and plan strategies to reduce emissions of greenhouse gases
  • Calculate the effect of different measures to reduce the emission of greenhouse gases

Course Disposition

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites *

Prerequisites: 45 ECTS from Masterprogram studies in energy, environment or similar areas

and the course

Energy and Environment MJ2413 or corresponding knowledge including documented proficiency in english B or equivalent.

Recommended prerequisites

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Equipment

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Literature

1. Reports and scientific publications 2. Instructions for software use for the laboratory exercises. The software to be used is for example a calculation tool from IEA, but also other tools will be introduced.

Examination and completion

If the course is discontinued, students may request to be examined during the following two academic years.

Grading scale *

A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

Examination *

  • LAB1 - Laboratory Work, 2.0 credits, Grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • LAB2 - Laboratory Work, 2.0 credits, Grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • PRO1 - Exam Task, 2.0 credits, Grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

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.

  • LAB1 - Laboratory Work, 2.0 credits, grade scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • LAB2 - Laboratory Work, 2.0 credits, grade scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • PRO1 - Exam Task, 2.0 credits, grade scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

Two larger laboratory excercises of each 2 cr. Exam of 2 cr.

Other requirements for final grade *

Completed Laboratory Excerises (Grade A-F) and Exam (Grade A-F)

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

Semida Silveira

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.

Further information

Course web

Further information about the course can be found on the Course web at the link below. Information on the Course web will later be moved to this site.

Course web MJ2470

Offered by

ITM/Energy Technology

Main field of study *

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Education cycle *

Second cycle

Add-on studies

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