Energy and Environment 2020/2021 (7.5 credits)

Autumn 2020, Mixed, 50 %, Distance learning

Start date: 31 August 2020

End date: 25 October 2020

Application Deadline: 15 April 2020

Enrolment Code: UU-18214 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 to the e-classroom on internet and you 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.

Spring 2021, Mixed, 50 %, Distance learning

Start date: 22 March 2021

End date: 6 June 2021

Application Deadline: 15 October 2020

Enrolment Code: UU-68214 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 you will receive personal feedback by the teacher. The course also includes other mandatory exercises. A forum for discussion is available.

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 16250

Tuition fee, total: SEK 16250

About the course:

This course includes learning about various energy systems, both conventional and renewable, and their environmental impact. Different issues related to energy usage, such as climate change, will be discussed. Energy production and energy consumption in the world is studied as well as possible energy efficiency measures.

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Contact

Department of Earth Sciences

Geocentrum, Villavägen 16 752 36 Uppsala

Villavägen 16, 752 36 UPPSALA

Fax: 018-471 2592

Karl Nilsson

E-mail: karl.nilsson@geo.uu.se

Telephone: +46 498 10 83 69