Energy Technology 2

Structure Type: Course
Code: IKTA0604
Type: Compulsory
Level: Bachelor
Credits: 3.0 points
Responsible Teacher: Rantasalo, Marko
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Course Implementations, Planned Year of Study and Semester

Curriculum  Semester  Credits  Start of Semester  End of Semester
I-KT-2010   3 spring   3.0   2013-01-05   2013-06-18  
I-KT-2010V   3 spring   3.0   2013-01-05   2013-06-18  
I-KT-2011   3 spring   3.0        
I-KT-2011V   3 spring   3.0        
I-KT-2012   3 spring   3.0        
I-KT-2012V   3 spring   3.0        
I-KT-2013   1 spring   3.0        
KT-2014   1 spring   3.0        
KT-2014V   1 spring   3.0        
KT-2015   1 spring   3.0        
KT-2016V   3 autumn   3.0        

Learning Outcomes

The student knows the operating principles and energy effeciency of various combustion engines and possibilities of using alternative fuels, taking environmental aspects into account. In addition, the student knows the characteristics of various combustion engines manufactured by Wärtsilä.

Student's Workload

Total work load of the cource: 81 h
- of which scheduled studies: 42 h
- of which autonomous studies: 39 h
The assessment of student’s own learning 1 h is included in contact lessons.

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

No prerequisities

Contents

The focus is on various types technologies iused n combustion engines used today and in future, e.g. alternative fuels. In diesel engine part the emphasis is on various combustion engines manufactured by Wärtsilä.

Recommended or Required Reading

- J. Rantala: Basics of car and transport 6: engine
- other studying material provided by a teacher

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lectures, asignment, laboratory exercises.

Assessment Criteria

5: The student is able to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit independently and is able apply the learnt knowledge in new contexts.
3: The student is able to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit independently.
1: The student is able, with guidance, to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit.

Assessment Methods

Exam, and assessment of the assignment. The completion of laboratory exercises is mandatory.

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