Wind Turbine Technology 2020/2021 (7.5 credits)

Autumn 2020, Mixed, 50 %, Distance learning

Start date: 26 October 2020

End date: 17 January 2021

Application Deadline: 15 April 2020

Enrolment Code: UU-18227 Application

Language of Instruction: English

Location: Flexible

Selection: Final school grades (40 %) - Swedish Scholastic Aptitude Test (10 %) - Higher education credits, maximum 165 credits (50 %)

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.

Entry Requirements: Wind Power Basics, 7.5 credits, or 7.5 credits in energy, technology or energy technology.

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 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

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