Sustainable Energy (NDP.SNRG)

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.
FIRST YEAR
First Semester
Hours
TEC-057
Intro to Renewable Energy

TEC-057
Intro to Renewable Energy

This course provides students with an introduction to forms of renewable energy, how it is produced and utilized. Topics include photovoltaic, geothermal, solar, wind, hydro, and biomass energy production. (Repeatable 3 Times)

Course Outline

3.0

Semester Totals

3.0
Second Semester
TEC-058
Alternative Energy

TEC-058
Alternative Energy

This course provides students with an introduction to forms of alternative energy. Topics include fuel cells, electric powered vehicles, liquefied natural gas, and other emerging green technologies. (Repeatable 3 Times)

Course Outline

3.0

Semester Totals

3.0

Total Program Hours

6.0