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Study Energy Studies / Energy Management at Otago

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Overview

Energy Studies and Energy Management are all about how to make the best use of our present and future energy sources. They address critical economic and environmental problems due to energy use by considering the technical, economic and social factors that affect the demand for energy.

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Contact details

Dr Michael Jack
Department of Physics
Tel 64 3 479 7753
Fax 64 3 479 0964

Email: michael.jack@otago.ac.nz

Energy Studies Programme Website
otago.ac.nz/physics/study/energy-studies

Applied Science Energy Management Website
appsci.otago.ac.nz/majors/energy-management

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Qualifications

Papers

See the full list of Energy Management (EMAN) papers.

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Programme Requirements

Bachelor of Science (BSc) majoring in Energy Studies

Level Papers Points
100-level

One 100-level PHSI paper  (PHSI 131  Physical Law and its Applications, recommended)

MATH 160  Mathematics 1

MATH 170  Mathematics 2

18

18

18

200-level

EMAN 201  Thermoprocesses 1

EMAN 204  Energy Resources

PHSI 243  Environmental Physics

GEOG 216  Resource Evaluation and Planning recommended

18

18

18

18

300-level

EMAN 301  Fluids and Heat Transfer

EMAN 308  Thermoprocesses 2

GEOG 388  Climate Change: Present and Future or GEOG 392  Climatology

One further 300-level paper approved by the Programme Director

18

18

18

18

Plus

162 further points; must include 36 points at 200-level or above.

Up to 90 points may be taken from outside Science

162
Total   360

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Bachelor of Applied Science with Honours (BAppSc(Hons)) in Energy Management

Papers

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Postgraduate Diploma in Science (PGDipSci) in Energy Studies

Papers
  • EMAN 490 Dissertation

  • Three 400-level EMAN papers

  • One further 400-level paper approved by the Programme Director

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Master of Science (MSc) in Energy Studies

Papers and Thesis
  • EMAN 490  Dissertation

  • Three 400-level EMAN papers

  • One further paper at 400-level approved by the Programme Director

  • Thesis: ENST 5

    Note: The papers are normally taken before undertaking the thesis.

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Minor Subject Requirements

Energy Management as a minor subject for a BA, BPA, BTheol, BSc, BAppSc, BCom or BASc degree

Available as a minor subject for a Bachelor of Arts (BA), Bachelor of Performing Arts (BPA), Bachelor of Theology (BTheol), Bachelor of Science (BSc), Bachelor of Applied Science (BAppSc), Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) or Bachelor of Arts and Science (BASc) degree

Level Papers Points
100-level

MATH 160  Mathematics 1

MATH 170  Mathematics 2

One of:
PHSI 131  Physical Law and Its Applications
PHSI 132  Fundamentals of Modern Physics
PHSI 191  Biological Physics

18

18

18

200-level

EMAN 201 Thermoprocesses 1 or PHSI 243  Environmental Physics

EMAN 204 Energy Resources

18

18

300-level EMAN 301 Fluids and Heat Transfer, or EMAN 308 Thermoprocesses 2 18
Total   108

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