Sustainable Cities 6 cr

About the Course

After completion of the course the student shall be able to
Knowledge and understanding
1. describe and explain basic concepts of sustainable society and sustainable cities
2. present various methods for the design and evaluation of sustainable cities
3. present technical solutions and system integration of sustainable and renewable energy
4. present the effects of the local climate, large-scale climate and climate change on the design of buildings and control of indoor environment
5. describe the importance of latitude and urban geometry on the sunlight and daylight
6. describe how urban boundary layers are formed during both day and night, and their impact on ventilation of the cities.

Syllabus

Literature

Application information

Prerequisites

Energy Systems 6 credits and Heat and Power Generation Systems 6 credits, or equivalent.

Selection

University credits

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Application

Start
Conditions
Weeks
Application
Autumn 2020
Normal teaching
202046 - 202102
Time of study: Day-time
Number of participants: 20
Location: Gävle
Application code: HIG-16723
Language: English
Pace: Half-time

*) The online application at antagning.se opens approximately one month before application deadline.

Published by: Veronica Liljeroth Page responsible: Veronica Liljeroth Updated: 2018-03-09
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