Syllabus academic year 2011/2012
(Created 2011-09-01.)
ADVANCED EFFICIENT ENERGY SYSTEMSMVKN30
Credits: 7,5. Grading scale: TH. Cycle: A (Second Cycle). Main field: Technology. Language of instruction: The course might be given in English. Optional for: F4, M5en. Course coordinator: Prof Jurek Pyrko, Jurek.Pyrko@energy.lth.se, Energy Sciences. Recommended prerequisits: MVKN20 Energy Utilisation, MVKN15 Energy Supply Systems. Assessment: The compulsory written project report is presented and discussed in compulsory seminars. Each seminar participant is expected to be prepared for active efforts but one of the participants is ordered the formal role as opponent. Teachers and student representatives form a grade-proposing group. Grades (in the interval 2(0,5)6) are proposed for the project report, for the defence of the project report, and for the opposition (three grades). Final grades are decided by the examiner. Compulsory individual oral examination. Home page: http://www.energy.lth.se.

Aim
The study course is intended to give deeper knowledge and application skills within a certain theme, demonstrated i.a. in an independently executed 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

Contents
The study course will give knowledge about issues within the choosen theme, specific knowledge within the theme, as well as knowledge and practice in methods for oral and written presentation of engineering results. Methods for defence of a report and methods for doing a correct opposition on another student’s report.

Literature
Literature of relevance for the theme chosen is presented by the examiner. Literature and other information sources needed for the project work are selected by the participants themselves.