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Study Energy Science and Technology / Energy Management at Otago

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Overview

Energy Science and Technology, 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

Websites
Energy Studies Programme
Applied Science programme

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Qualifications

Papers

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

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Programme Requirements

Bachelor of Applied Science (BAppSc) majoring in Energy Management

Year Papers Points
100-level

One 100-level PHSI paper (PHSI 132  Fundamentals of Physics II recommended)

MATH 160  Mathematics 1

MATH 170  Mathematics 2

BSNS 114  Financial Decision Making

18

18

18

18

200-level

EMAN 201  Thermoprocesses 1

EMAN 204  Energy Resources

PHSI 243  Environmental Physics

18

18

18

300-level

EMAN 301  Fluids and Heat Transfer

EMAN 308  Thermoprocesses 2

One of:
GEOG 397  Environmental Management
PMAN 401  Project Management

One further paper from FINC 302-310, MANT 303, PMAN 401, GEOG 388, GEOG 389, GEOG 392, GEOG 397, PHSI 365, PHSI 381, COMO 303, INFO 304, ENVI 312

18

18

18

 

18

 

162 further points (MATH 203 highly recommended), including either requirements for an approved minor or approved second major subject or other approved papers

Advanced placement into MATH 170 may be allowed for suitably qualified candidates; with approval from the Programme Director other papers relevant to Energy may be substituted for one 300-level paper.

162

Total   360

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Bachelor of Science (BSc) majoring in Energy Science and Technology

Level Papers Points
100-level

One 100-level PHSI paper (PHSI 132  Fundamentals of Physics II 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

18

18

18

300-level

EMAN 301  Fluids and Heat Transfer

EMAN 308  Thermoprocesses 2

Two of PHSI 331, PHSI 332, PHSI 336 (or MATH 374), PHSI 365, PHSI 381, CHEM 301, CHEM 302, CHEM 303, CHEM 304, CHEM 305, BIOC 351, MATH 304, COMO 303, INFO 304, GEOL 363, GEOL 376, GEOG 388, GEOG 389, GEOG 392
(PHSI 365 and PHSI 381 recommended)

18

18

36

Plus

180 further points (PHSI 282 or CHEM 201 recommended; MATH 203 highly recommended); must include 54 points at 200-level or above.

Up to 90 points may be taken from outside Science

Advanced placement into MATH 170 may be allowed for suitably qualified candidates; with approval from the Programme Director other papers relevant to Energy may be substituted for one 300-level paper.

180
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 Science and Technology

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 Science and Technology

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, MusB, BPA, BTheol, BSc, BAppSc, BCom, BHealSc, or BASc degree

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

Level Papers Points
100-level

One 100-level PHSI paper (PHSI 132  Fundamentals of Physics II recommended)

MATH 160  Mathematics 1

MATH 170  Mathematics 2

18

18

18

200-level

EMAN 201 Thermoprocesses 1

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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