Renewables and the Energy Transition

Short Course - 15 credits at SCQF level 11
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Short Course & Professional Development

Explore the operation of renewable systems and the impact and challenges involved.

This course aims to demonstrate critical awareness and understanding of the advanced technologies implemented in the conversion of renewable energy into clean electricity, the technologies implemented in the transportation of this renewable electricity to grid, and the energy storage technologies used to address the challenges to its grid-integration. We will also cover aims to demonstrate the economics of renewable-based energy systems.

Mode of Attendance

  • Online Learning

Mode of Study

  • Part Time

Start Date


Course Length

10 weeks

Applications closed

Applications for this course have now closed, but we may run this course again in the near future.

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