ENT739 - Alternative Energy Systems

SchoolCardiff School of Engineering
Department CodeENGIN0
Module CodeENT739
External Subject CodeH800
Number of Credits10
Language of DeliveryEnglish
Module Leader Dr Meysam Qadrdan
SemesterSpring Semester
Academic Year2016/7

Outline Description of Module

On completion of the module a student should be able to

How the module will be delivered

A mixture of lectures and practical studies involving a range of low carbon and renewable technologies will be delivered.

Skills that will be practised and developed


How the module will be assessed

100% project work.
The module pass mark is 50%.

Assessment Breakdown

Type % Title Duration(hrs) Period Week
Written Assessment 50
N/A 1 N/A
Presentation 20
Presentation 1
N/A 1 N/A
Presentation 20
Presentation 2
N/A 1 N/A
Written Assessment 10
Peer Evaluation
N/A 1 N/A

Syllabus content


Essential Reading and Resource List

Modern power system planning, Xifan WangJames Rufus McDonald, McGraw-Hill

Power Generation, Operation and Control,  By Allen J. Wood, Bruce F. Wollenberg, Gerald B. Sheblé, Wiley

Introduction to Operations Research, Frederick S. HillierGerald J. Lieberman, McGraw-Hill

Background Reading and Resource List

Web-based material as specified by the module leader

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