Program Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the program, students will be able to:
- Explain the mechanics of a variety of renewable energy technologies including geothermal, hydropower, wind, solar, hydrogen, biofuels, and marine energy.
- Differentiate among types and scales of energy utilization technologies such as heat pumps, electric vehicles, and grid-enabled appliances.
- Relate energy production and consumption to resource use and management.
- Compare different energy systems and account for the social, economic, and ecological costs and benefits of different renewable energies.
- Conduct an original field research project.
- Communicate research findings via a chalk-talk, final paper, and final presentation.
- Use Icelandic for basic conversation.
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