t.BA.EU.ENEP.19HS (Energy Efficiency and Policy) 
Module: Energy Efficiency and Policy
This information was generated on: 27 October 2021
No.
t.BA.EU.ENEP.19HS
Title
Energy Efficiency and Policy
Organised by
T INE
Credits
4

Description

Version: 3.0 start 01 August 2021

 

Short description

This module includes:
  • Energy Strategy 2050, Cleantech, UN Agenda 2030
  • Swiss energy policy, energy and environmental law, CO2 Act
  • Calculation, interpretation and optimisation of energy and material flow systems
  • Indicators for the ecological evaluation of products/services

Module coordinator

Zipper Christian (zipp)

Learning objectives (competencies)

Objectives Competences Taxonomy levels
You are familiar with national and international challenges (World Energy Report, energy triangle), visions, fields of action and solution strategies (EU, Energy Strategy 2050, Cleanteach, UN Agenda 2030, international climate agreements), can classify and interpret them. F, M K1, K2, K3, K4
You are familiar with current political developments in Swiss energy policy and the corresponding legal provisions (energy and environmental law, CO2 Act) and instruments and can apply them to case studies. F, M K1, K2, K3
You understand energy policy instruments and can classify them in economic terms. F, M K4
You are familiar with the essential characteristics of material and energy flows in the natural environment and man-made material and energy flows and can analyse and interpret them. F, M K1, K2, K3, K4
You are familiar with methods for the calculation, interpretation and optimisation of energy and material flow systems. M K4
You know simple indicators for the ecological evaluation of products and services and can apply them to case studies. F, M K1, K2, K3

Module contents

  • World Energy Report, energy triangle, Energy Strategy 2050, Cleanteach, UN Agenda 2030
  • Swiss Energy Policy, Energy and Environmental Law, CO2 Act and Instruments
  • Essential characteristics of material and energy flows in the natural environment and man-made material and energy flows
  • Methods for the calculation, interpretation and optimisation of energy and material flow systems.
  • Indicators for the ecological evaluation of products and services
     

Teaching materials

Slides and supplementary documents available on learning platform (Moodle, etc.)

Supplementary literature

References to supplementary literature during lessons

Prerequisites

 

Teaching language

(X) German ( ) English

Part of International Profile

( ) Yes (X) No

Module structure

Type 3a
  For more details please click on this link: T_CL_Modulauspraegungen_SM2025

Exams

Description Type Form Scope Grade Weighting
Graded assignments during teaching semester Exercises, presentations, case studies, etc. Individual or group work in writing and / or orally will be announced during the lessons graded 20%
End-of-semester exam written exam written   graded 80%

Remarks

 

Legal basis

The module description is part of the legal basis in addition to the general academic regulations. It is binding. During the first week of the semester a written and communicated supplement can specify the module description in more detail.

Note

Course: Energieeffizienz und Politik - Praktikum
No.
t.BA.EU.ENEP.19HS.P
Title
Energieeffizienz und Politik - Praktikum

Note

  • No module description is available in the system for the cut-off date of 01 August 2099.
Course: Energieeffizienz und Politik - Vorlesung
No.
t.BA.EU.ENEP.19HS.V
Title
Energieeffizienz und Politik - Vorlesung

Note

  • No module description is available in the system for the cut-off date of 01 August 2099.