Course EG1013

Industrial Heat Technology

7.5 Credits
First Cycle

Starts week 35, 2022

This is a course on industrial scale heat production and distribution mainly concerning bioenergy, district heating, different types of heating plants, the technology and calculations of distribution and use. After completion of the course the student shall be able to:

  • Describe types and technologies of commonly occurring bioenergy their treatment, properties and environmental impact mainly for heat production
  • Describe types and technologies of commonly occurring heat plants, combined heat and power plants and the use of waste heat.
  • Describe types and technologies of commonly occurring heat distribution systems, technical solutions and important system parameters
  • Analyze, solve and evaluate results of problem based on real scenarios regarding heat production and distribution using mathematical methods based on natural science
Starts and ends:
week 35, 2022 - week 44, 2022
Study Rate:
Flexible (Borlänge)
Time of Day:
Teaching form:
P: Course only offered as part of programme.
Entry Qualifications:
  • Thermodynamics, 7,5 credits
Application Code:
Main field of study:
Online Education
Compulsory meetings:
0 physical
0 online
Computer Skills:

Surf on the Internet, read and send emails, use a word-processing programme (e.g. Word). Connect a camera and headphones to the computer and install a programme using instructions.

Computer Capacity:

Access to a computer (Not a mini pc, tablet or similar) that is not older than three years (or equivalent) and broadband connection, at least 1 Mbit/s (not mobile broadband, because mobile broadband can vary considerably in speed).

Means of Education:

Higher rate of web-based communication where our learning platform (Learn) is a natural element of the course. Web-based meetings with sound and image where simple presentations can be held. Lectures can be broadcast live or can alternatively be made available afterwards online.

Tuition Fee
First Tuition Fee Installment:
16,875 SEK
Total Tuition Fee:
16,875 SEK
EU/EEA Citizens or exchange students are not required to pay fees.
Information on application and tuition fees:
Open for late application
Literature List

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