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

Project Development, Management and Leadership in Renewable Energy
GEMM 6630: This course will focus on the business aspects running a renewable energy entity either as a separate company or sector within an established company. Students taking this course have completed a previous course on the basic science of renewable energy. This course is intended to focus on leadership issues and decision making regarding renewable energy. As a significant part of the course, students will learn how to review information and data supplied to them by engineers, accountants, finance, marketing, scientists, and other stakeholders within and outside their company including federal, state, and local governments and regulatory agencies to make sound business decisions.

 

When can I take this course?

  • Spring 2022: January 14 - March 22, 2022

  

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

 

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

 

21st Century Global Energy Issues and Realities
GEMM 6000: Introduction to the global energy industry's past, present and future. Current and historical issues in regions such as: Atlantic Basin, former Soviet Union, east of Suez, North and South America will be covered. World production centers and markets are discussed to include relevant energy security, scenario planning, risk management and regulation, deregulation, and environmental concerns. Note: Students will learn the geographic distribution of energy resources worldwide including governmental systems.

 

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

 

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