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wir915 - Renewable Energy Systems (Complete module description)
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Module label Renewable Energy Systems
Module code wir915
Credit points 6.0 KP
Workload 180 h
Institute directory Department of Business Administration, Economics and Law (Business Administration and Business Education)
Applicability of the module
  • Master's Programme Computing Science (Master) > Nicht Informatik
  • Master's Programme Sustainability Economics and Management (Master) > Additional Modules
Responsible persons
Peinke, Joachim (Authorized examiners)
Hölling, Michael (Authorized examiners)
Knecht, Robin (Authorized examiners)
Golba, Michael (Authorized examiners)
Torio, Herena (Authorized examiners)
Holtorf, Hans-Gerhard (Authorized examiners)
Peinke, Joachim (Module responsibility)
Siebenhüner, Bernd (Module responsibility)
Hölling, Michael (Module responsibility)
Skills to be acquired in this module
Students learn details about the wide range of renewable energy sources and renewable energy technology as well as their background story.
Module contents
Energy basics, energy resources, global energy overview, energy scenarios, techno-economic aspects of energy use (external costs, life cycle analysis, ..), environmental effects of energy use (greenhouse gas emissions, ozone, ..), conventional and advanced power plant technologies, power distribution, advanced storage technologies, solar thermal power plants, geothermal and ocean energies.
Reader's advisory
Languages of instruction German, English
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency halbjährlich
Module capacity unlimited
Modullevel / module level MM-PB (Professionalisierungsbereichsmodul im Master)
Modulart / typ of module je nach Studiengang Pflicht oder Wahlpflicht
Lehr-/Lernform / Teaching/Learning method
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge
Examination Time of examination Type of examination
Final exam of module
By the end of the lecture period.
Term paper or written exam.
Course type Seminar
Workload attendance 0 h