Energy Classes


Browse and search energy-focused classes taught at MIT.

While we keep Energy Classes as up to date as possible, please refer to the MIT Subject Listing & Schedule for further detail and as the official source of information on all MIT classes.

# Titlesort icon Instructor(s) Level Term Day Time Minor Reqs. Pre-req. Units More
10.04J
24.114J
A Philosophical History of Energy Perlman, Trout U Spr elective No 12 Evaluations...
12.213 Alternate Energy Sources Morgan U IAP elective No 6
10.213 Chemical and Biological Engineering Thermodynamics Gleason, Sikes U Spr
T
R
2:30-4 elective Yes More...
EC.711 D-Lab: Energy Staff U Spr
W
F
12-3 elective No 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
4.274
6.077
Design Innovation for Distributed Energy Kennedy G Fall M 5-8 elective POI 9 More...
4.472 Design Workshop for a Sustainable Future Oshsendorf U Fall elective Yes 9 More...
12.021 Earth Science, Energy, and the Environment Hager U Fall
M
W
F
1 core-science Yes 12 Evaluations...
2.625J
10.625J
Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage: Fundamentals, Materials and Applications Shao-Horn H Fall
T
R
2:30-4 none Yes 12
10.626 Electrochemical Energy Systems Bazant H Spr
M
W
F
1 none Yes 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
10.426 Electrochemical Energy Systems Bazant U Spr
M
W
F
1 elective Yes 12 More...
OCW...
6.007 Electromagnetic Energy: From Motors to Lasers Bulovic, Ram U
Spr
Fall
M
W
F
1 core-science Yes 12 OCW...
11.168 Enabling an Energy-Efficient Society Michaels U Fall
W
F
2-3:30 core-social science No 12 Evaluations...
11.379 Enabling an Energy-Efficient Society Michaels H Fall
W
F
2-3:30 none POI 12 Evaluations...
11.165 Energy and Infrastructure Technologies Polenske U Fall
M
W
11-12:30 elective Yes 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
11.477
1.286J
Energy and Infrastructure Technologies Polenske H Fall
M
W
11-12:30 none Yes 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
1.286J
11.477J
Energy and Infrastructure Technologies Polenske G Fall none Yes 12 More...
15.031J
14.43J
21A.415J
11.161J
17.397J
Energy Decisions, Markets, and Policies Lessard, Schmalensee, Silbey, Warshaw, [Not offered AY 14-15] U Fall
M
W
F
2:30-4 core-social science Yes 12 OCW...
14.44
15.037J
Energy Economics and Policy Knittel U Spr
T
R
1-2:30 core-social science Yes 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
14.444
15.038J
Energy Economics and Policy Knittel G Spr
T
R
1-2:30 none Yes 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
10.27 Energy Engineering Projects Lab Colton, Green, Strano, Tisdale U Spr
T
R
1-5 elective Yes 15 More...
4.464 Energy in Building Design Menchaca, Norford G Spr none Yes 9 More...
11.369J
17.398J
Energy Policy for a Sustainable Future Staff H Spr W 9-12 elective POI 12 Evaluations...
ESD.124 Energy Systems and Climate Change Mitigation Trancik G Fall
M
W
11-12:30 elective POI 12
15.366 Energy Ventures Aulet, Hynes, O'Sullivan G Fall
R
F
after 5-after 5 elective More...
STS.032 Energy, Environment, and Society Mavhunga, [Not offered AY 14-15] U Fall
T
R
11-12:30 elective No 12 Evaluations...
2.813 Energy, Materials and Manufacturing Gutowski U Spr
M
W
2:30-4 elective Yes 12 Evaluations...
2.83 Energy, Materials and Manufacturing Gutowski H Spr
M
W
2:30-4 none Yes 12 Evaluations...
STS.413 Energy: Humanistic Perspectives Mavhunga (Not Offered AY 14-15) G Fall none 12 More...
22.06 Engineering of Nuclear Systems Buongiorno U Fall
T
R
2:30-4 elective Yes 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
ESD.162J
6.695
15.032
Engineering, Economics and Regulation of the Electric Power Sector Pérez-Arriaga, Schmalensee H Spr
M
W
10:30-12 elective POI 12 OCW...
1.801J
11.021J
17.393J
Environmental Law, Policy, and Economics: Pollution Prevention and Control Ashford, Caldart U Fall
T
R
3:30-5 core-social science No 12 Evaluations...
14.42 Environmental Policy and Economics Greenstone U Spr core-social science Yes 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
14.420 Environmental Policy and Economics Greenstone H Spr none Yes 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
2.60J
10.390J
Fundamentals of Advanced Energy Conversion Ghoniem, Green, Kazimi U Spr core eng/tech Yes 12 More...
OCW...
2.62J
10.392J
22.40J
Fundamentals of Advanced Energy Conversion Ghoniem, Green, Kazimi H Spr none Yes 12 OCW...
4.42J
1.044J
2.66J
Fundamentals of Energy in Buildings Glicksman U Fall
M
W
11-12:30 core eng/tech No 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
3.012 Fundamentals of Materials Science and Engineering Gradecak, Grossman U Fall
M
W
F
1-3 core-science 15 More...
2.626 Fundamentals of Photovoltaics Buonassisi H Fall
T
R
8:30-10 none POI 12 OCW...
2.627 Fundamentals of Photovoltaics Buonassisi U Fall
T
R
8:30-10 elective POI 12 OCW...
1.071J
12.300J
Global Change Science Eltahir U Fall
T
R
2:30-4 elective Yes 12 Evaluations...
15.023J
12.848J
ESD.128J
Global Climate Change: Economics, Science, and Policy Prinn G Spr elective Yes 9 OCW...
15.026J
12.848
Global Climate Change: Economics, Science, and Policy Prinn, Webster U Spr core-social science Yes 9
12.340 Global Warming Science Emanuel, Seager U Spr core-science Yes 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
4.401 Introduction to Architectural Building Systems Reinhart U Fall
T
R
9:30-11 elective No 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
6.061 Introduction to Electric Power Systems Kirtley U Spr
M
W
2:30-4 elective Yes 12 OCW...
6.690 Introduction to Electric Power Systems Kirtley H Spr none Yes 12 OCW...
6.701 Introduction to Nanoelectronics Baldo U Fall
T
R
11 elective Yes 12 OCW...
22.081J
2.650J
10.291J
Introduction to Sustainable Energy Golay U Fall
T
R
3-5 core eng/tech POI 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
ESD.125 Mapping and Evaluating New Energy Technologies Trancik H Spr T 2:30-after 5 elective POI 12 More...
2.612 Marine Power and Propulsion McCord, Thomas, Triantafyllou U Fall
T
R
9:30-11 elective Yes 12 OCW...
3.70 Materials Science and Engineering of Clean Energy Ceder, Grossman, Tuller G Spr none Yes 12 More...
4.432 Modeling Urban Energy Flows for Sustainable Cities and Neighborhoods Reinhart U Fall
T
R
9:30-11 none Yes 12 More...
2.570 Nano-to-Macro Transport Processes Chen U Spr elective No 12 OCW...
6.719 Nanoelectronics Baldo H Fall
T
R
11 none Yes 12 OCW...
22.13 Nuclear Energy Systems Buongiorno G Spr none Yes 6 More...
22.033 Nuclear Systems Design Project Shwageraus U Fall
M
W
F
11 elective No 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
22.16 Nuclear Technology and Society Kemp G Spr none Yes 6 More...
8.21 Physics of Energy Jaffe U Fall
M
W
F
1 core-science Yes 12 More...
Evaluations...
OCW...
11.162 Politics of Energy and the Environment Layzer U Spr
T
R
11-12:30 core-social science No 12 Evaluations...
6.131 Power Electronics Laboratory Leeb U Fall
T
W
R
elective Yes 12
2.750 Precision Machine Design (Energy) Slocum, Sodini U Fall
T
R
3-5 none Yes 12 More...
3.004 Principles of Engineering Practice Kimerling U Spr
T
R
1-3 none 12 More...
3.003
3.004
Principles of Engineering Practice: Solar Energy 2050 and Global Teamwork Einstein, Kimerling, Kirchain, Uricchio, Weaver U Spr
T
R
1 elective 9 or 12 More...
OCW...
14.01 Principles of Microeconomics Gruber U
Spr
Fall
M
W
11 core-social science 12 More...
OCW...
11.160J Re-Energizing MIT: Innovating Energy Management at the Institute Staff U Spr elective 12 More...
1.208 Resilient Infrastructure Networks Amin G Fall none Yes 12 More...
10.955 Seminar in Electrochemical Engineering Brushett G Fall R 4-after 5 none Yes 6 More...
22.04 Social Problems of Nuclear Energy Kemp U Fall
T
R
1-2:30 core-social science 12 More...
8.044 Statistical Physics I Jaffe U Spr
M
W
12:30-2 elective Yes 12 More...
15.933 Strategic Opportunities in Energy Meggs, Weil H Fall
M
W
4-after 5 elective Yes 6
22.811J
1.818J
2.65J
10.391J
11.371J
ESD.166J
Sustainable Energy Golay H Fall
T
R
3-5 none POI 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
21H.318 The Energy Crisis: Past and Present Jacobs U Spr elective No 12 OCW...
2.005 Thermal-Fluids Engineering I Brisson, Buongiorno, Lermusiaux, McKinley, Wang U
Spr
Fall
M
W
9-11 core-science Yes 12 Evaluations...
2.006 Thermal-Fluids Engineering II Brisson, Hosoi, Karnik, McKinley U
Spr
Fall
T
R
F
9:30-11 elective Yes 12 Evaluations...
5.60 Thermodynamics and Kinetics Bawendi U
Spr
Fall
M
W
F
10 core-science Yes 12 Evaluations...
OCW...
12.312 Understand and Run your own Climate Model O'Gorman U IAP none No 6 More...