Choose three of the following courses:

APRIL 2022 FEATURED COURSE: Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG) Trends in Energy and Commodities
GEMM 6420: Introduction to the fundamental concepts and terminology associated with Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG). The evolution of climate change and ESG will be reviewed in terms of policies and metrics. The critical need commodities (agricultural, energy, and minerals, and metals) are studied to support more realistic views and opinions on climate change and ESG. An overarching goal is that students completing the course will have a sound understanding of ESG related policies and standards, the measuring metrics, and the benefits and costs associated with potential future trends.

 

When can I take this course?

  • Spring 2022: April 8 - June 17, 2022

Global Energy Economics
GEMM 6100: Course includes energy geo-economics with and introduction to managerial tools of the trade. Topics will include world energy markets-demand and supply; refining and marketing, energy forecasts, oil and gas transportation, and National Oil Companies vs. International Oil Companies. An introduction to environmental economics will also help students connect the energy industry to sustainable work practices. In addition students will learn the geographic distribution of energy resources worldwide along with the political and government systems associated with those resources. 

 

When can I take this course?

  • Spring 2022: January 14 - March 22, 2022
  • Fall 2022: July 15 - September 23, 2022
  • Spring 2023: January 13 - March 24, 2023

  

Environmental, Regulatory, Legal and Political Environment in the Energy Industry
GEMM 6200: Exploration of current political situations regarding the energy industry, its environmental impact in the short and long term. Topics include climate change, pollution, solid wastes and conversions to natural resources. Students will become familiar with national and international energy laws and regulations, financial arrangements, confidentiality, and bidding agreements.

 

When can I take this course?

  • Spring 2022: April 8 - June 17, 2022
  • Fall 2022: October 7 - December 16, 2022
  • Spring 2023: April 14 - June 24, 2023

 

Leadership & Decision Making in the Global Energy Environment
GEMM 6400: Students will examine leadership from an energy executive perspective. Topics include: how execs lead, change, innovation, interacting with top management teams, the board, leadership issues involved with governance of the firm, strategies for enhancing executive influence and ethics and responsibilities associated with exec.

 

When can I take this course?

  • Fall 2022: July 15 - September 23, 2022
  • Spring 2023: January 13 - March 24, 2023

 

Introduction to Financial Management in the Global Energy Market
GEMM 6600: Introduction to fundamental principal of asset valuation and financing in competitive global markets. Providing the tools necessary to analyze day-to-day financial issues in the energy industry (time value of money, valuation of income streams, risk weighted investment returns.) Topics such as: risk management, arbitrage, hedging and foreign exchange will be covered. Repeatable.

 

When can I take this course?

  • Fall 2022: October 7 - December 16, 2022
  • Spring 2023: April 14 - June 24, 2023

 

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