Core Module Information
Module title: Building Services Engineering

SCQF level: 09:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: BSV09114
Module leader: Elena Prokofieva
School School of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Built Environment

Module code: BSV08105; BSV08112; BSV08100
Module title: Building Design & Technology 2; Building Engineering 2
Examples of equivalent learning: Building Design & Technology and Building Engineering equivalent to SCQF level 8

Description of module content:

Thermal comfort
Solar heat gain
Noise and vibration
Ventilation and Indoor Air Quality
Air - conditioning systems
Building Services Design Software
Sick building syndrome

Learning Outcomes for module:

On completion of this module you will be able to:
LO1: understand the relevant factors involved in energy balance, thermal and overall comfort in buildings; LO2: evaluate the performance of building elements and buildings in respect of environmental performance;
LO3: apply design principles relating to servicing of commercial and industrial buildings;
LO4: appreciate the legislative factors affecting building services.

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 2, Face-to-Face, Edinburgh Napier University
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: Face-to-Face
Location of delivery: MERCHISTON
Partner: Edinburgh Napier University
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Elena Prokofieva
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Lecture 24
Face To Face Tutorial 24
Face To Face Centrally Time Tabled Examination 3
Independent Learning Guided independent study 149
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Report 30 1,2 8 , WORDS= 1500
Centrally Time Tabled Examination 70 1-4 14/15 HOURS= 3, WORDS= 0
Component 1 subtotal: 30
Component 2 subtotal: 70
Module subtotal: 100

Indicative References and Reading List - URL:
BSV09114 - Building services engineering
Building Services Engineering