Syllabus academic year 2011/2012
(Created 2011-09-01.)
Credits: 8. Grading scale: UG. Cycle: G2 (First Cycle). Main field: Technology. Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. ESSF05 overlaps following cours/es: ESS081. Compulsory for: E3. Course coordinator: Associate Professor Monica Almqvist, and Associate Professor Olof Samuelsson,, Electrical Measurements. Assessment: Passed test on sustainable development, environmental records, oral project report and oral presentation projects. The written report and the project implementation must be accepted to pass the requirements of the course. Home page:

The course provides the overview necessary for an engineer of the electrical engineering area, through detailed studies of an application from various viewpoints. Theory and practice are combined into a holistic view, but also aspects on economy, society and environmental impact are introduced. All those issues are discussed in a final project report.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must

At the start of lp vt 1 working groups of about four students are formed. Every group chooses a project assignment. The groups are supervised by lecturers from the other ESS courses.

In the end of lp vt 1 the work groups have a project meeting with their supervisors, where the time scheduleĀ and block diagram are presented.

During lp vt 2 each group should meet their supervisor once a week. The group work will result in a written report and an oral presentation.

During lp vt 2 lectures and discussion seminars are held on subjects like global environmental issues, climate, natural resources, project management and report writing.

G. Persson, G. Olsson, M. Alakula. Teknisk rapportskrivning.
Lecture hand-outs and study material for the discussion seminars.