The Sustainable Energy certificate is a broad survey of the emerging technologies for renewable and alternative energy and the potential for their development and use. Students will be able to describe the types of renewable and alternative energy, how it is generated, and the potential for energy development. Completing the certificate will develop a foundational understanding of renewable energy that can be used for more advanced coursework or to gain entry-level employment in the emerging green technology field.
Program requirements may change over time. Specific degree/graduation requirements are determined by a degree audit.
This course provides students with an introduction to forms of alternative energy. Topics include hydrogen, fuel cells, electric powered vehicles, and other emerging green technologies. (Repeatable 3 Times)
* There are prerequisites, course requisites, or minimum placement test scores for this course. ** Electives must be approved by the Program Coordinator + Course only offered fall semester ++ Course only offered spring and summer semester +++ Course only offered spring semester ++++ Course offered in summer term only ^ SOS 050 Human Relations and PSY 271 Introduction to Psychology cannot be used as a social science elective ^^ Consult Academic Advisor for appropriate course ^^^ Course requires a 30-hour practicum experience in addition to classroom lecture hours ^^^^ ECE 120 and ECE 125 must be taken the same semester