Energy and Environmental Technology and Economics

City University London
Em Islington (Reino Unido)

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  • Postgraduate
  • Islington (Reino Unido)
  • Quando:
    Setembro 2017

Overview The growing international interest in different energy sources and their uses has shifted priorities in the energy field.  The future leaders that will form the new global vision and develop the policies regulating the field will need a solid and diverse skill set.

The MSc Energy and Environmental Technology and Economics has been designed to develop the knowledge and the skills of the participants in cost-effective management and regulation of the rapidly changing energy sector.

City University London offers you exposure to a wide variety of subjects ranging from managing conventional energy production units to renewable technologies and from regulating policies relevant to low carbon emissions to risk management assessment. The subjects are covered from the perspective of both high level national and international policies and economics to energy supply markets as seen from the users' and suppliers' perspectives.

One of the distinguishing features of our course is that the lectures are delivered by a range of experts from the energy industry. Our students gain up-front knowledge of what is a rapidly evolving energy perspective from those directly involved. It also gives experienced recognition of regulations and national policies that are being developed or must be conformed to.Scholarships, bursaries and prizesThe School offers generous scholarships, bursaries and prizes for this course:UK/EU applicants - Engineering & Mathematics Scholarship of £2,000City University London Graduate Loyalty Discount of £2,500International Student Scholarships of £2,000Other scholarships, bursaries and prizes The course is accredited by the Energy Institute and fulfils the learning requirement for chartered engineer status. School of Mathematics, Computer Science & Engineering Entry Requirements: Applicants should...

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Northampton Square, EC1V 0HB , London, Reino Unido
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O que se aprende nesse curso?

IT Management
GCSE Mathematics


Course Content

It addresses the implementation of energy management systems and technologies including renewables. Issues involved in the energy supply side are covered as well as environmental aspects arising from the use of fuels for industrial and transport purposes.

Professional accreditation:
The course is accredited by the Energy Institute and fulfils the learning requirement for Chartered Engineer status.

Course content:
The course is organised into modules which are taught over a four day period, at a rate of one module a month.

Course Structure

Modules include:

Core modules:

  • Introduction to Energy and Environmental Issues
  • Energy Policies and Economic Dimensions
  • The Energy Market from the Purchaser's Perspective
  • Corporate Energy Management

Elective modules:

  • Energy, Consumer Goods and the Home
  • Transport Energy and Emissions
  • Energy in Industry and the Built Environment
  • Emissions Trading
  • Renewable Energy and Sustainability
  • Energy Conversion Technology

Completion of eight modules and examinations will lead to the award of a Postgraduate Diploma. The completion of modules, examinations and a dissertation will lead to the award of a Masters degree.  Students interested in this course may also be interested in the MSc Renewable Energy and Power Systems Management.

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Teaching and Assessment

The programme teaching is organised into modules comprising four consecutive day courses taken at a rate of one a month or so. This format makes the programme attractive to those who wish to study part time while retaining full-time jobs.

Full-time students are also welcomed and will be expected to devote a significant part of their non-taught hours to project work as well as private study. Much support is given to students, part time and full time, with their preparation for the modules and in their project...