ECTS - Energy Laws and Regulations

Energy Laws and Regulations (ENE418) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Energy Laws and Regulations ENE418 3 0 0 3 5
Pre-requisite Course(s)
Course Language English
Course Type N/A
Course Level Bachelor’s Degree (First Cycle)
Mode of Delivery Face To Face
Learning and Teaching Strategies Lecture, Discussion.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Course Assistants
Course Objectives The aim of this elective course is to examine and evaluate the related laws and regulations and international agreements and protocols.
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • To understand the general principles or energy market
  • To understand the environmental and legal regulations for energy production
  • Become familier with electrical power systems and smart grid
Course Content An introduction to energy law and regulation in Turkey, energy market, nuclear safety regulations, renewable energy regulations and distributed generation, environmental impact assessment regulation, smart grid.

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 Introduction: Framing the energy problem -
2 Basic principles of utility law -
3 Theory and practice or energy regulation -
4 Theory and practice or energy regulation -
5 Introduction to electrical power systems -
6 Introduction to electricity market -
7 Introduction to electricity market -
8 Midterm Exam
9 The basic regulatory framework for nuclear safety -
10 Renewable energy regulations and promotes -
11 Renewable energy regulations and promotes -
12 Renewable energy and distributed generation -
13 Conventional energy production regulations -
14 Environmental Impact Assessment Regulation -
15 Smart grid -
16 Final Exam


Other Sources 1. Casebook: Fred Bosselman et al., Energy, Economics and the Environment: Cases and Materials, 3rd Edition (Foundation Press: 2010)

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation - -
Laboratory - -
Application - -
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments - -
Presentation 1 40
Project - -
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury 1 60
Final Exam/Final Jury 1 50
Toplam 3 150
Percentage of Semester Work 50
Percentage of Final Work 50
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 An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering. X
2 An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data. X
3 An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs. X
4 An ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams. X
5 An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems. X
6 An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility. X
7 An ability to communicate effectively. X
8 The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global and societal context. X
9 Recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning. X
10 Knowledge of contemporary issues. X
11 An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice. X
12 Skills in project management and recognition of international standards and methodologies

ECTS/Workload Table

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Total Workload
Course Hours (Including Exam Week: 16 x Total Hours) 16 3 48
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class 14 3 42
Presentation/Seminar Prepration 1 5 5
Project 1 10 10
Homework Assignments
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury 1 10 10
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury 1 10 10
Total Workload 125