CENTRE FOR RENEWABLE AND SUSTAINABLE ENERGY STUDIES

POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES

COURSEWORK BASED MASTERS IN RENEWABLE AND SUSTAINABLE ENERGY

Masters Programme in Sustainable Development under the School of Public Leadership
Masters Degree in Renewable and Sustainable Energy under the Department of Mechanical & Mechatronic Engineering

COURSEWORK BASED MASTERS IN SMART GRID TECHNOLOGY: 2019

Masters Degree in Smart Grid Technology under the Department of Electrical Engineering

POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA IN ENGINEERING

Postgraduate Diploma in Engineering (Mechanical Engineering) in Renewable and Sustainable Energy Studies under Department of Mechanical & Mechatroninc Engineering


STUDY FEES: Information on post graduate study fees can be found at http://www.sun.ac.za/english/maties/fees/study-fees

RENEWABLE AND SUSTAINABLE ENERGY MODULES

MODULE DATES 2019 LECTURER
Smart Grid Technology Overview 774/874 *
(Electrical Engineering)
4 - 9 February Prof Johan Vermeulen
Renewable Energy Systems 714/814 * 18 - 23 February Mr Carl Tshamala
Sustainable Development II 771/871 *
(School of Public Leadership)
11 - 16 March Prof Mark Swilling
Introduction to Solar Energy 747/847 # 8 - 13 April Prof Thomas Harms (coordinator), Riaan Meyer & Dr Johann Strauss
Renewable Energy Policy 771/871 *
(School of Public Leadership)
13 - 18 May Ms Megan Davies & Ms Mbali Mabaso
Thermal Energy Systems 746/846 # 24 - 29 June Prof Thomas Harms & Mr Richard Haines
Bio Energy 744/844
(Process Engineering)
24 - 29 June Prof Johann Görgens
Advanced PV Systems 744/844
(Electrical Engineering)
15 - 20 July Dr Arnold Rix
Wind Energy 744/844 29 July - 3 August Mr Gareth Erfort
Renewable Energy Finance 771/871
(School of Public Leadership)
12 - 17 August Mr Jako Volschenk
Integrated Supply-Side Technologies 774/874
(Electrical Engineering)
26 August - 31 August Dr Bernard Bekker & Mr Graeme Chown
Energy Storage Systems 774/874
(Electrical Engineering)
9 - 14 September Dr Bernard Bekker & Dr Gerhard Swart
Hydro and Ocean Energy 744/844 16 - 21 September Prof T von Backström & Dr James Joubert

* No MEng student may take these modules in 2019
# Persons with a non-technical background are strongly encouraged to take Renewable Energy Systems before attempting these modules.