Programme Description

Programme Description



University of Malta

Institute for Sustainable Energy

Master of Science in Sustainable Energy
(M.Sc.(Melit.) Sust.Energy)

(for courses commencing October 2020)

YEAR ONE

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

ISE5101 Introduction to Sustainable Energy 5 ECTS
ISE5103 Renewable Energy Resources 5 ECTS

Elective Units Elective units are offered subject to availability and time-table constraints.

Students are required to choose an elective study-unit to the value of 5 ECTS credits from the following:

CCS5104 Transport Management 5 ECTS
EPC5110 Energy Conversion Processes: Electrical Systems 5 ECTS
MEC5008 Energy Conversion Processes: Thermofluid Systems 5 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

ISE5209 Introduction to Renewable Energy Technologies 5 ECTS

Elective Units Elective units are offered subject to availability and time-table constraints.

Students are required to choose two elective study-units to the value of 10 ECTS credits from the following groups. One study-unit must be chosen from Group A and one from Group B.

Group A

EPC5200 Electrical Energy Efficient Technologies 5 ECTS
ISE5207 Energy Processes in Buildings 5 ECTS
MEC5400 Mechanical Energy Efficient Technologies 5 ECTS

Group B

CCS5105 Waste Management 5 ECTS
EPC5111 Renewable Energy Technologies - Electrical 5 ECTS
MEC5200 Renewable Energy Technologies - Mechanical and Civil 5 ECTS




YEAR TWO

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

BEN5200 Sustainable Energy in the Built Environment 5 ECTS
ISE5204 Energy Regulations, Policy and Economics 5 ECTS
ISE5208 Project Development 5 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

ISE5102 Energy and the Environment 1 5 ECTS
ISE5105 Research Methods for Scientists and Engineers 5 ECTS
MEC5009 Energy and the Environment 2 5 ECTS




YEAR THREE

Year (This/these unit/s start/s in Semester 1 and continue/s in Semester 2)

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

ISE5330 Dissertation 30 ECTS




This programme of study is governed by 'The General Regulations for University Postgraduate Awards, 2008' and by the Bye-Laws for the award of Master of Science in Sustainable Energy under the auspices of the Institute for Sustainable Energy.
 
Last Updated: 1 April 2020
 
The University makes every effort to ensure that the published Courses Plans, Programmes of Study and Study-Unit information are complete and up-to-date at the time of publication. The University reserves the right to make changes in case errors are detected after publication.
The availability of optional units may be subject to timetabling constraints.
Units not attracting a sufficient number of registrations may be withdrawn without notice.
Unless for exceptional approved reasons, no changes to the programme of study for a particular academic year will be made once the students' registration period for that academic year begins.

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