Solar Energy - Manufacturing / Electrical Technology Module - Limerick Campus Online

TUS - Limerick Campuses

 

Course Name Solar Energy - Manufacturing / Electrical Technology Module - Limerick Campus Online
Course Provider TUS - Limerick Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) TUS - Technological University of the Shannon
Course Code 113394 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Minor Certificate (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Minor Technological University of the Shannon Level 7 NFQ
Apply To Course provider
Attendance Options Part time, Evening, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Limerick City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment This programme may be offered again in the 2022-2023 academic year. This will be confirmed in early Summer 2022
Duration Delivery
12 weeks, 3 hours per week from 7.00pm to 10.00pm

Please note that you are required to have access to a desktop PC or Laptop to participate in modules which are running in an online delivery format.
Course Fee Fee €625
Entry Requirements

Expand+There are no formal entry requirements for participants wishing to take this module as a single subject, however these are not introductory level modules and some familiarity with the area as well as a level of independent study would be expected for...

Course Content

Expand+To give the learner a detailed understanding of the operation and application of PhotoVoltaic and Solar Thermal Systems.

Having successfully completed this subject the learner will be able to:

1. Determine the solar resource at any given site
...

Subjects Taught What modules will I study?

The module will cover the following major topics:

Solar resource evaluation
PV output calculation, overview, construction, operation connection of PV system
planning and grid connection regulations
design of off-grid PV systems
solar thermal collectors and system components and operation
solar thermal output calculation
Assessment Method Each taught module has a programme of continuous assessment worth 50% and a final exam worth 50%. It is necessary to pass both elements to achieve an award in the module.
Number of Credits Level 7, 5 Credits
Further Enquiries Who can I contact?
Flexible Learning Team
+353 61 293802
flexible@lit.ie
Location Limerick
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here