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Environmental Studies, Department of

Minor - Sustainable Energy

University Graduation Requirements

To be awarded a minor, at least 12 units of coursework must be completely distinct and separate from the coursework in the major (University Policy S16-4).

Course Requirements

Requirements of the Minor23
PHYS 002A. Fundamentals of PhysicsB1+B34
PHYS 002B. Fundamentals of PhysicsB1B34
ENVS 116. Solar Energy Analysis3
ENVS 119. Energy and the EnvironmentR3
ENVS 130. Energy Policy Analysis3
ENVS 133. Sustainable Energy Strategies3
Choose one course from:
ENVS 132. Solar Home Design3
ENVS 137. Green Building Design Issues3

Total Units:23