A catalogue of modules and programmes available from the School of Electronic and Communications Engineering.
Module Details: ERET4601
This module is used in DT021.4.
This module is not a prerequisite or corequisite for any other module.
|Code||ERET4601||The unique code for this module.|
|Name||Energy Resources and Engineering Thermodynamics||The name of this module.|
|ECTS||5||The number of credits awarded for successful completion of this module.|
|School||School of Control Systems and Electrical Engineering||The School responsible for this module.|
|Level||Honours Degree (NQAI level 8)||The level of programmes that normally use this module.|
|Stage||4||The programme stage at which this module is normally given.|
|Duration||13 weeks||The time that this module usually lasts.|
|Prerequisite||Codes of any modules that must be completed before this module can be started.|
|Corequisite||Codes of any modules that must be taken at the same time as this one.|
|Author||Kevin Gaughan, Kevin Sullivan||The person who wrote the module descriptor.|
|Keywords||Power Systems||The areas that this module is related to.|
|Description||Under the heading of energy resources this module provides an overview of energy supply and the|
requirements of sustainability. Existing energy resources and projected trends will be analysed. The environmental impacts of Energy consumption will be discussed and the opportunities and challenges of renewable energy supply will be analysed from both technical and economic perspectives. Under the heading of Engineering thermodynamics the module will familiarise the student with the thermodynamic concepts and framework relevant to the power and process industries. These will be related to overall energy considerations.
|A brief description of the module.|
|Revision||04 Jun 2007||The date of last revision of this information.|
|LectureHrs||3 hours/week||The number of hours per week of lectures for this module.|
|TutorialHrs||None||The number of hours per week of tutorials for this module.|
|LabHrs||1 hour/week||The number of hours per week of practical laboratory work for this module.|
|Descriptor||ERET4601.pdf (uploaded 17 Apr 2007)||Full details of the module.|
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