University of Pittsburgh BradfordAcademics
INTRODUCTION TO ENERGY SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
 

Subject: ES

Course Number : 0112

Course Title:  Introduction to Energy Science and Technology

Course Description:

The use of energy is an inseparable component of human life. This course will serve as an introduction to the complex energy landscape by highlighting the key technical, environmental, and economic issues associated with the development and use of modern energy sources. Students will become familiar with the methods for determining, comparing, and improving the energy efficiency of vehicles, buildings, and industrial processes. Finally, the most advanced efficiency and alternative energy technologies will be discussed.

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: Physical Sciences       Non-Western  /Global 

Prerequisite: 

Course Level: lower level