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Energy Technology ICT

Structure Type: Study unit
Code: ITTP1005
Curriculum: TT 2023
Level: Bachelor of Engineering
Year of Study: 3 (2025-2026)
Semester: Autumn
Credits: 5 cr
Responsible Teacher: Mäkinen, Seppo
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Taking the course in advance? See the courses during the academic year 2023-2024.

Learning Outcomes

The student will learn the concept of Smart Grid, as well as the principles and communication methods of IT devices used in electrical distribution, protection and control.

Student's Workload

135 h, which contains 50 h of scheduled contact studies.

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

C-Programming,Linux Operating System,Follow-up Course in Technical Physics.


Smart Grid, the ICT systems of electrical distribution. Smart IT devices of electrical engineering, such as the protection relay and the frequency converter. Communication protocols used in distributed energy production. Basic principles of the standard IEC61850. New services, which are made possible by smart grids.

Recommended or Required Reading and Other Learning Resources/Tools

Material produced by the teacher.

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lectures, assignments and laboratory exercises.

Assessment Criteria

Grade 5: The student can creatively combine different methods used in course.
Grade 3: The student can independently utilize the methods discussed on the course.
Grade 1: The student can utilize the methods used in the coursre, when assisted.

Assessment Methods

Assignments, laboratory exercises and an examination.