ECTS - Advanced Topics in Energy Management

Advanced Topics in Energy Management (ME654) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Advanced Topics in Energy Management ME654 3 0 0 3 5
Pre-requisite Course(s)
Course Language English
Course Type N/A
Course Level Ph.D.
Mode of Delivery Face To Face
Learning and Teaching Strategies Lecture, Question and Answer.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Course Assistants
Course Objectives This course undertakes main concepts connected to energy management, and role of the concerned technologies on these concepts in the context of regulatory rules and behavioral changes. In this frame, factors affecting energy demand, realized price and revenue flexibilities in short and long term, energy models, engineering economics, energy efficiency and savings will be studied on fundamental and theoretical basis.
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Learning the main concepts connected to energy management Learning the role of the concerned technologies on these concepts in the context of regulatory rules and behavioral changes
Course Content The fundamental concepts in energy management, Turkey's energy status, energy audit methodology, engineering economics, energy modeling, relations between energy environment economics, energy saving and demand management applications, building HVAC systems and energy efficiency, energy efficiency in industry, renewable energies and energy efficiency.

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 The fundamental concepts in energy management
2 The fundamental concepts in energy management
3 Turkey's energy status
4 Energy audit methodology
5 Engineering economics
6 Energy modeling
7 Relations among energy environment economics
8 Energy saving applications
9 Energy demand management applications
10 Building HVAC systems and energy efficiency
11 Building HVAC systems and energy efficiency
12 Energy efficiency in industry
13 Renewable energies and energy efficiency
14 Related laws and regulations in energy efficiency


Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation - -
Laboratory - -
Application - -
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments 2 20
Presentation - -
Project 1 10
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury 2 30
Final Exam/Final Jury 1 30
Toplam 6 90
Percentage of Semester Work
Percentage of Final Work 100
Total 100

Course Category

Core Courses
Major Area Courses X
Supportive Courses
Media and Managment Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

The Relation Between Course Learning Competencies and Program Qualifications

# Program Qualifications / Competencies Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Gains the ability to understand and apply knowledge in the fields of mathematics, science and basic sciences at the level of expertise. X
2 Gains the ability to access wide and deep knowledge in the field of Engineering by doing scientific research with current techniques and methods, evaluate, interpret and implement the gained knowledge. X
3 Being aware of the latest developments his/her field of study, defines problems, formulates and develops new and/or original ideas and methods in solutions. X
4 Designs and applies theoretical, experimental, and model-based research, analyzes and interprets the results obtained at the level of expertise. X
5 Gains the ability to use the applications, techniques, modern tools and equipment in his/her field of study at the level of expertise. X
6 Designs, executes and finalizes an original work process independently. X
7 Can work in interdisciplinary and interdisciplinary teams, lead teams, use the information of different disciplines together and develop solution approaches. X
8 Pays regard to scientific, social and ethical values in all professional activities and acquires responsibility consciousness at the level of expertise. X
9 Contributes to the literature by communicating the processes and results of his/her academic studies in written form or orally in national and international academic environments, communicates effectively with communities and scientific staff working in the field of specialization. X
10 Gains the skill of lifelong learning at the level of expertise. X
11 Communicates verbally and in written form using a foreign language at least at the European Language Portfolio B2 General Level. X
12 Recognizes the social, environmental, health, safety, legal aspects of engineering applications, as well as project management and business life practices, being aware of the limitations they place on engineering applications. X

ECTS/Workload Table

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Total Workload
Course Hours (Including Exam Week: 16 x Total Hours) 14 3 42
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class 14 2 28
Presentation/Seminar Prepration
Project 1 20 20
Homework Assignments 2 10 20
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury 2 10 20
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury 1 10 10
Total Workload 140