Wind Turbine Technology, 7.5 credits

Academic year 2021/2022

  • Autumn 2021, Mixed, 50%, Distance learning

    Start date: 28 October 2021

    End date: 16 January 2022

    Application deadline: 15 April 2021

    Application code: UU-18234 Application

    Language of instruction: English

    Location: Flexible

    Selection: Final school grades (67%) - Swedish Scholastic Aptitude Test (33%)

    Outline for distance course:
    The course is given as a net-based course. Assignments are submitted in the e-classroom on Internet and the student will receive personal feedback by the teacher. A forum for discussion is available. To participate in the course you will need a computer with internet connection and Flash.

    Number of mandatory meetings: 0

    Number of voluntary meetings: 0

    Registration: 7 October 2021 – 27 October 2021

Entry requirements: General entry requirements

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

About the course

This course introduces different technical aspects of a wind turbine. It considers the basics of wind turbine construction and function, aerodynamics, electrical system and grid connection.

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