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Honors Seminars Fall 2012

The World of Energy

Course:
HON 398 Sec:003  
Credit:
1 hours  
GER Cat:
N/A  
Time:
15:00-16:15  
Days:
M  
Location:
Jordan 1112  
Instructor:
Dr. Robert I. Bruck
Alumni Distinguished Professor
 
Restrictions:  
Description:

This course focuses on the role of energy in our modern-day society. Since the 20th century electrical energy has held a growing impact on our society and our individual lives. This course attempts to break the conventional approaches and views on energy that are perpetuated in modern-day culture. Through examination and discussion of various factors affecting energy choices in the United States and world-wide, more than simply the scientific and technological aspects, students will benefit from receiving a more full understanding of energy and its impact on the world.

This is a student-led course. Professor Bruck will serve a the instructor of record, supervising the efforts of student instructors Kyle Barth and Andriy Shymonyak.

This is a one-credit, credit -only (S/U) course.