GE1355 - Sustainable Energy and Environmental Engineering

Offering Academic Unit
School of Energy and Environment
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
GE Area
Area 3: Science and Technology
Exclusive Courses:
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2022/23

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course introduces students to concepts related to energy and environmental science and engineering. Current and future energy resources, energy systems, and conversion technologies as well as energy conservation and management systems will be introduced. Key principles related to air, water and waste treatment technologies and the management of environmental systems and the ecosystems will be addressed. Noise measurements and controls and solids waste treatment will be emphasized. Sustainable development will be emphasized throughout the course, and the role of policy and economic strategies will be analyzed through interactive discussion. A quantitative framework will be adopted to aid the analysis of energy and environmental systems and technologies.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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