Energy and Environmental Engineering

Learning outcomes

At the end of this module students will be able to: Summarise the scope of Environmental Engineering and the types of problems and issues that are involved. Describe critical microbiological and chemical processes involved in Environmental Engineering. Identify key air pollutants and explain the links of climate change to energy systems. Describe an energy system and identify its main components. Explain how different electricity generation technologies work. Outline the central role of civil engineers in providing affordable infrastructure for energy production and distribution. Elaborate on the interdisciplinary nature of problems associated with environmental engineering and the broad range of skills required.

Assessments

This information is provided separately via the Student VLE System

Module leaders

Dr Po-Heng Lee