Core Module Information
Module title: Building Services Engineering B

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

Module code: MEC10114
Module leader: Nazmi Sellami
School School of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Engineering and Mathematics

There are no pre-requisites for this module to be added

Description of module content:

Dynamic building thermal and lighting energy load calculations. Provision of sustainable energy solutions for buildings. Noise isolation and noise reduction. The module will introduce conventional as well as more modern, energy efficient design practice. The three 'e's - economy, energy and environmental impact of building services shall be addressed throughout.

Learning Outcomes for module:

On completion of this module you will be able to:
LO1: assess comfort related environmental factors in a building subject to dynamic influences;
LO2: design energy efficient and environmentally acceptable building services systems for buildings;
LO3: apply more advanced methods of energy efficient lighting design;
LO4: assess more advanced materials, components and systems for energy efficient building, including their
environmental impact;
LO5: provide sustainable energy solutions for buildings.

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: Nazmi Sellami
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Lecture 48
Independent Learning Guided independent study 99
Independent Learning Groupwork (Independent Study) 30
Independent Learning Groupwork (Independent Study) 20
Face To Face Centrally Time Tabled Examination 3
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Report 40 1,5 10 HOURS= 0, WORDS= 2500
Centrally Time Tabled Examination 60 1-4 14/15 HOURS= 3, WORDS= 0
Component 1 subtotal: 40
Component 2 subtotal: 60
Module subtotal: 100

Indicative References and Reading List - URL:
MEC10114 Building Services Engineering B