Master’s studies

Wind Power Basics 2017/2018 (7.5 credits)

Autumn 2017 weeks 35-43 (28 August - 29 October) - Mixed - 50 % - Distance learning

Application Deadline: 2017-04-18

Enrolment Code: UU-18208 Application

Language of Instruction: English

Location: Flexible

Selection: Final school grades (67 %) - Swedish Scholastic Aptitude Test (33 %)

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. The course also includes other mandatory exercises.  A forum for discussion is available. To participate in the course you will need a computer with Internet connection and Flash.

Spring 2018 weeks 03-11 (15 January - 18 March) - Mixed - 50 % - Distance learning

Application Deadline: 2017-10-16

Enrolment Code: UU-68208 Application

Language of Instruction: English

Location: Flexible

Selection: Final school grades (67 %) - Swedish Scholastic Aptitude Test (33 %)

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. The course also includes other mandatory exercises.  A forum for discussion is available. To participate in the course you will need a computer with Internet connection and Flash.

Entry Requirements: General entry requirements

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:

The Wind Power Basics course gives you a basic understanding of wind power, how a wind turbine works, knowledge of wind resources, the permissions needed for development, the environmental impacts of wind power and some useful economic calculations.

More information

Contact

Department of Earth Sciences

Geocentrum, Villav. 16 752 36 Uppsala

Villav. 16, 752 36 UPPSALA

Fax: 018-471 2592

Karl Nilsson karl.nilsson@geo.uu.se

Telephone: +46 498 10 83 69