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Energy Technology 2

Structure Type: Study unit
Code: IKTA0604
Type: Compulsory / Professional Studies
Curriculum: KT 2014V
Level: Bachelor of Engineering
Year of Study: 1 (2014-2015)
Credits: 3 cr
Responsible Teacher: Rantasalo, Marko
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Courses During the Academic Year 2014-2015

Impl.Group(s)Study TimeTeacher(s)LanguageEnrolment
6I-KT-3N2014-09-01 – 2014-12-20Marko RantasaloFinnish2014-08-15 – 2014-09-14
7I-KT-1N2015-01-05 – 2015-05-02Marko RantasaloFinnish2014-12-08 – 2015-01-12
8 2015-01-05 – 2015-05-23Marko RantasaloFinnish2014-12-08 – 2015-01-12

Still need to take the course? See the courses during the academic year 2018-2019.

Learning Outcomes

The student knows the operating principles and energy effeciency of various combustion engines and possibilities of using alternative fuels, taking environmental aspects into account. In addition, the student knows the characteristics of various combustion engines manufactured by Wärtsilä.

Student's Workload

Total work load of the cource: 81 h
- of which scheduled studies: 42 h
- of which autonomous studies: 39 h
The assessment of student’s own learning 1 h is included in contact lessons.

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

No prerequisities


The focus is on various types technologies iused n combustion engines used today and in future, e.g. alternative fuels. In diesel engine part the emphasis is on various combustion engines manufactured by Wärtsilä.

Recommended or Required Reading and Other Learning Resources/Tools

- J. Rantala: Basics of car and transport 6: engine
- other studying material provided by a teacher

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lectures, asignment, laboratory exercises.

Assessment Criteria

5: The student is able to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit independently and is able apply the learnt knowledge in new contexts.
3: The student is able to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit independently.
1: The student is able, with guidance, to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit.

Assessment Methods

Exam, and assessment of the assignment. The completion of laboratory exercises is mandatory.