University of Technology, Jamaica - Master of Science in Sustainable Energy and Climate Change
The multidisciplinary Masters degree which commenced in AY 2016/17 is responsive to the global drive for sustainable development linked to Energy and Climate Change solutions. The curriculum integrates multiple disciplines such as: engineering, natural and social sciences, humanities, and the built environment. The Master of Science in Sustainable Energy and Climate Change is consistent with global trends for carbon economic growth, innovation and green business development. Persons who have completed this Master of Science should become critical thinkers who apply scientific principles to develop and implement policies, regulatory framework and standards for effective management and governance. The learner should be able to articulate linkages between sustainable energy and climate change for a more holistic approach approach to energy as well as find solutions to minimize the Region’s dependency on fossil fuels. They should also be able to use the tools and methods learned in the course of study to set up and develop innovative green businesses. Additionally, they should become transformative leaders for sustainable development.