Wind Power Project Development, 7.5 credits

Academic year 2021/2022

  • Autumn 2021, Mixed, 50%, Distance learning

    Start date: 30 August 2021

    End date: 27 October 2021

    Application deadline: 15 April 2021

    Application code: UU-18210 Application

    Language of instruction: English

    Location: Flexible

    Selection: Higher education credits (maximum 165 credits)

    Outline for distance course: The course is given as a net-based course. Assignments are submitted in the e-classroom on internet and you will receive personal feedback by the teacher. The course also includes other mandatory exercises. A forum for discussion is available.

    Number of mandatory meetings: 0

    Number of voluntary meetings: 0

    Registration: 29 July 2021 – 29 August 2021

Entry requirements: 60 credits in wind power project management including Wind Power Energy Calculations, 7.5 credits, Wind Power Planning and Permission, 7.5 credits, and Wind Power Installation, Operations and Maintenance, 7.5 credits.

Fees:

If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.

Application fee: SEK 900

Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 16,250

Tuition fee, total: SEK 16,250

Please note: The course is in English but hand-in assignments and project report can be submitted in Swedish.

About the course

Using the skills from previous courses and course literature regarding the economics of a project and the planning of a project, you will make a feasibility study for a wind power project. The wind power project assignment consists of several of the necessary steps in the development of a wind farm project. During the feasibility study both windPRO and WAsP wind resource assessment tools will be used.

More information

Syllabus with reading list

Syllabus with reading list

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Contact

Department of Earth Sciences

Geocentrum, Villavägen 16 752 36 Uppsala

Villavägen 16, 752 36 UPPSALA

Study Councelling

Email: studievagledningcampusgotland@uadm.uu.se

Telephone: +46 498 10 82 45