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Business AnalyticsEconomicsEnergyBusiness AnalysisStrategic Analysis

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
2 hours to complete

Demand for Energy

6 videos (Total 77 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
6 videos
What is Energy? Why Do We Need It?7m
Innovation and Demand for Energy7m
Technological Dynamics of Energy Demand21m
Determinants of Energy Demand17m
Global Demand Conditions17m
4 readings
lecture slides10m
lecture slides10m
lecture slides10m
Auraria Library Resources Guide10m
1 practice exercise
Demand for Energy20m
Week
2
5 hours to complete

Energy Supplies and Market Allocations

14 videos (Total 118 min), 6 readings, 2 quizzes
14 videos
What Primary Resources Can We Utilize?13m
Energy Flows13m
Energy Flows Global Comparison6m
Global Energy Trends3m
Where Are Primary Resources Located?3m
Conventional Reserves10m
Renewable Potential8m
Law of Supply8m
Determinants of Supply8m
Market Equilibrium6m
Market Equilibrium Examples13m
Energy Markets Summary4m
Political Factors in Energy Markets12m
6 readings
lecture slides10m
lecture slides10m
lecture slides10m
lecture slides10m
lecture slides10m
Auraria Library Resources Guide10m
1 practice exercise
Energy Supplies and Market Allocations20m
Week
3
3 hours to complete

Key Capabilities for Energy Business - Fossil Fuels

17 videos (Total 126 min), 5 readings, 1 quiz
17 videos
Coal Value Chain8m
Coal Market Activity3m
Coal Business Issues8m
Coal Sector Analysis13m
Petrogeology5m
Oil Value Chain6m
Oil Market Activity3m
Oil Business Issues Part 18m
Oil Business Issues Part 215m
Natural Gas Introduction5m
Natural Gas Value Chain4m
Natural Gas Market Activity7m
Shale Gas Introduction10m
Natural Gas Business Issues Part 15m
Natural Gas Business Issues Part 28m
Natural Gas Business Issues Part 35m
5 readings
lecture slides10m
lecture slides10m
lecture slides10m
lecture slides10m
Auraria Library Resources Guide10m
1 practice exercise
Key Capabilities for Energy Business - Fossil Fuels20m
Week
4
2 hours to complete

Key Capabilities for Energy Business - Alternative Resources

7 videos (Total 88 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
7 videos
Nuclear Market Activity8m
Nuclear Business Issues6m
Renewables Value Chain15m
Renewables Market Activity24m
Renewables Business Issues13m
Summary of Key Issues for Energy Business6m
4 readings
lecture slides10m
lecture slides10m
lecture slides10m
Auraria Library Resources Guide10m
1 practice exercise
Key Capabilities for Energy Business - Alternative Resources20m
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Top reviews from Fundamentals of Global Energy Business

By JBSep 13th 2016

It was great learning experience. I loved the way Prof. explained, very simple langauge and explained with proper graphs and images. Inclusion of external videos was very helpful. I highly recommend.

By NCOct 23rd 2017

Excellent course. Well structured and good assignments that emphasize practical business skills.\n\nWould love to see another course with more finance involved

Instructor

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Michael J. Orlando

Lecturer
Global Energy Management, Business School

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