Academic Catalog 2021-2022 
    Jul 18, 2024  
Academic Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Energy Studies Minor

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This program of study is available to students as a minor. Students take two core technical courses, two core policy courses and then choose two additional courses from a list of electives. This minor is designed for students in any major who are interested in energy related issues. Students completing this minor will gain both a technical and policy background which will help them to understand the technical, economic, sociological and policy issues surrounding energy and energy usage. Students are encouraged to participate in the New Zealand mini-term abroad as part of this program.  

Please note: Some of the required courses have pre-requisites. Students are encouraged to plan their schedules accordingly.

Requirements for the Minor:

The course requirements are organized around a technical core (2 courses), a policy core (2 courses) and upper level electives (2 courses). No more than two courses may count towards a major in another discipline.

Required Technical Core Course (2):

Elective Courses:

pick any 2 in consultation with minor advisor, alternative courses must be approved by minor advisor:

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