SEE4117 - Solar Energy Engineering

Offering Academic Unit
School of Energy and Environment
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester

SEE2101 or equivalent

Course Offering Term*:
Not offering in current academic year

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

This course covers a wide range of solar energy related topics needed to solve technological and engineering problems in the field for the present applications and future development. The topics include solar radiation, solar energy availability, sun-earth geometric relationship, solar thermal energy conversion, solar cooling, photovoltaics, daylighting, solar photochemistry, solar tracking, life cycle economic and environmental assessment.

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

Continuous Assessment: 60%
Examination: 40%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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