Course EG3009

Solar Thermal Design

7.5 Credits
Second Cycle

Starts week 4, 2020

Upon completion of the course, the student shall be able to:

  • size a solar heating system
  • design the hydraulics and control functions of a solar heating system
  • analyse the various methods for protecting the system from damage due to frost and overheating as well as be able to choose a suitable method for the specific application
  • design collector fields and the associated pipings
  • use a simulation tool to calculate the energy gain of a solar thermal system
  • evaluate the influence on system performance by varying system component size and system design.
Starts and ends:
wk4, 2020 - wk13, 2020
Study Rate:
50%
Location:
Borlänge
Time of Day:
Day
Teaching form:
Normal
Language:
English
Other:
P: Course only offered as part of programme.
Entry Qualifications:
  • Solar Thermal, 7.5 credits, Second Cycle Level 1 or equivalent knowledge
Application Code:
HDA-V34EU
Main field of study:
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: www.universityadmissions.se.