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College of Extended Learning

Energy Economics

Subject Course No. Credit Value
Economics ECON 3865 Three (3) credit hours

This course is designed for students majoring in different areas such as economics, business administration, engineering, geography, political science and other fields, whose interests lie in the area of energy sector. The main objective of the course is to study basic economic concepts of energy consumption and production, the structure of energy sector, conventional and alternative energy resources, policy instruments and environmental issues in energy development. The subject matter of the course focuses on current and evolving economic issues in the energy sector, and also includes historical and political background.

Instructor: Dr. Yuri Yevdokimov (please contact the instructor if you need an up-to-date syllabus)
Prerequisite: Any first-year introductory economics course. For UNB students, this includes: ECON 1013, ECON 1023, or ECON 1073.

Course details

Students have six months from the registration date to complete the course. All course exams and/or assignments must be completed by the designated end date.

Assignments and examinations

  • 14 x Topic Tests (multiple-choice, worth 27% TOTAL)
  • 1 x Midterm Test (multiple-choice, worth 13%)
  • 1 x Final Exam (worth 60%)

All mid-term exams and final exams for online courses will be invigilated at an approved time and location. Please refer to the Online Exam Request Form

Fees and payments

Online courses are subject to an additional $100 non-refundable/non-transferable online fee per course For more information on fees and methods of payment, please click here.

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If you have previously registered in this online course and wish to register again, please contact us at 453-4646 to complete the registration process.

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