Courses In Energy

LAS 493 - Topics in Sustainability and Energy

3 (undergraduate) OR 4 (graduate)  Hours

An interdisciplinary approach to issues of sustainable energy. Topics will vary, but will include sustainable energy technology, economics of energy, life cycle analysis, carbon emissions, environmental impact, and energy and environmental policy. May be repeated if topics vary. Contact instructor for more information – Dr. Elizabeth A. Kocs, ekocs@uic.edu

LAS 493 Courses

PHYS 116 Energy for Future Decision-Makers

3 hours. Survey of energy sustainability and environmental issues. All energy forms of production, sources, storage, and uses; their environmental implications on a global scale within the scientific, technological, political, economic, and social context. Recommended background: High school algebra. Natural World – No Lab course.

PHYS 594 - Special Topics in Modern Physics

1 TO 4 hours.

Lectures on topics of current interest. Subjects are announced in the previous semester. May be repeated. Students may register in more than one section per term.Prerequisite(s): PHYS 512.