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Cursos 100 % en línea

Cursos 100 % en línea

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Cronograma flexible

Cronograma flexible

Establece y mantén fechas de entrega flexibles.
Nivel principiante

Nivel principiante

Horas para completar

Aprox. 1 mes para completar

Sugerido 10 horas/semana
Idiomas disponibles

Inglés (English)

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Cursos 100 % en línea

Cursos 100 % en línea

Comienza de inmediato y aprende a tu propio ritmo.
Cronograma flexible

Cronograma flexible

Establece y mantén fechas de entrega flexibles.
Nivel principiante

Nivel principiante

Horas para completar

Aprox. 1 mes para completar

Sugerido 10 horas/semana
Idiomas disponibles

Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English)...

Cómo funciona Programa Especializado

Toma cursos

Un programa especializado de Coursera es un conjunto de cursos que te ayudan a dominar una aptitud. Para comenzar, inscríbete en el programa especializado directamente o échale un vistazo a sus cursos y elige uno con el que te gustaría comenzar. Al suscribirte a un curso que forme parte de un programa especializado, quedarás suscrito de manera automática al programa especializado completo. Puedes completar solo un curso: puedes pausar tu aprendizaje o cancelar tu suscripción en cualquier momento. Visita el panel principal del estudiante para realizar un seguimiento de tus inscripciones a cursos y tu progreso.

Proyecto práctico

Cada programa especializado incluye un proyecto práctico. Necesitarás completar correctamente el proyecto para completar el programa especializado y obtener tu certificado. Si el programa especializado incluye un curso separado para el proyecto práctico, necesitarás completar cada uno de los otros cursos antes de poder comenzarlo.

Obtén un certificado

Cuando completes todos los cursos y el proyecto práctico, obtendrás un Certificado que puedes compartir con posibles empleadores y tu red profesional.

how it works

Hay 4 cursos en este Programa Especializado

Curso1

Electric Power Systems

4.7
132 calificaciones
36 revisiones
This course familiarizes you with standards and policies of the electric utility industry, and provides you with basic vocabulary used in the business. It introduces the electric power system, from generation of the electricity all the way to the wall plug. You will learn about the segments of the system, and common components like power cables and transformers. The course is a combination of online lectures, videos, readings and discussions. This is the first course in the Energy Industry: Production, Distribution & Safety specialization that explores various facets of the power sector, and features a culminating project involving creation of a roadmap to achieve a self-established, energy-related professional goal....
Curso2

Gas natural

4.7
48 calificaciones
8 revisiones
This course will educate you in the characteristics and properties of natural gas, preparing you with the ability to summarize gas system components and new pipeline technologies. You will be enabled to grasp the key factors behind formation of the natural gas industry and the historical use of natural gas. Ultimately, you will be able to identify gas and carbon monoxide safety procedures. Main concepts of this course will be delivered through lectures, readings, discussions and various videos. This is the second course in the Energy Industry: Production, Distribution & Safety specialization that explores various facets of the power sector, and features a culminating project involving creation of a roadmap to achieve a self-established, energy-related professional goal....
Curso3

Safety in the Utility Industry

4.8
51 calificaciones
8 revisiones
This course arms you with basic utility industry safety knowledge. You will be educated about personal protective equipment, fire safety, hazardous materials and their symbols. You will gain insights to recognize the importance of a safe work environment. The course is a combination of online lectures, videos, readings and discussions. This is the third course in the Energy Industry: Production, Distribution & Safety specialization that explores various facets of the power sector, and features a culminating project involving creation of a roadmap to achieve a self-established, energy-related professional goal....
Curso4

Energy: The Enterprise

4.8
20 calificaciones
2 revisiones
Every aspect of human life involves using energy. This course gives you the knowledge and tools to dissect regulations of the U.S. power industry, as well as explain the price structure for electricity and natural gas, and the various actors in setting rates: consumer, utility, and government. You will also be educated about the history of the industry, and the challenges and opportunities it faces. The course is a combination of online lectures, videos, readings and discussions. This is the fourth course in the Energy Industry: Production, Distribution & Safety specialization that explores various facets of the power sector, and features a culminating project involving creation of a roadmap to achieve a self-established, energy-related professional goal....

Instructores

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Ilya Grinberg

Professor
Engineering Technology
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Tom Russo

President
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Richard Stempniak

Associate Professor
Engineering Technology
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Martin Casstevens

Business Formation and Commercialization Manager
Business and Entrepreneurial Partnerships

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Acerca de University at Buffalo

The University at Buffalo (UB) is a premier, research-intensive public university and the largest, most comprehensive institution of the State University of New York (SUNY) system. UB offers more than 100 undergraduate degrees and nearly 300 graduate and professional programs....

Acerca de Universidad Estatal de Nueva York

The State University of New York, with 64 unique institutions, is the largest comprehensive system of higher education in the United States. Educating nearly 468,000 students in more than 7,500 degree and certificate programs both on campus and online, SUNY has nearly 3 million alumni around the globe....

Preguntas Frecuentes

  • ¡Sí! Para empezar, haz clic en la tarjeta del curso que te interesa e inscríbete. Puedes inscribirte y completar el curso para obtener un certificado que puedes compartir o puedes acceder al curso como oyente para ver los materiales del curso de manera gratuita. Cuando cancelas la suscripción de un curso que forma parte de un programa especializado, se cancela automáticamente la suscripción de todo el programa especializado. Visita el panel del estudiante para realizar un seguimiento de tu progreso.

  • Este curso es completamente en línea, de modo que no necesitas ir a un aula en persona. Puedes acceder a tus lecciones, lecturas y tareas en cualquier momento y cualquier lugar a través de Internet o tu dispositivo móvil.

  • Este programa especializado no otorga crédito universitario, pero algunas universidades pueden aceptar los Certificados del programa especializado para el crédito. Consulta con tu institución para obtener más información.

  • Time to completion can vary based on your schedule, but learners can expect to complete the Specialization within 4 months.

  • No background knowledge, in particular, is necessary to take this course. We recommend at least a high school education and interest in a career in the energy industry.

  • We strongly urge you take the Overview of the Energy Industry course first. The others may be taken in any order desired.

  • Upon completion of the specialization, you will have an understanding of the history and progression of the U.S. power and energy utilities, and their impact on society. You will gain confidence to have intelligent, fact-based dialogues, either in informal or professional conversations, pertaining to the following:

    -A current view of the energy industry - including its structure, energy origins, constraints, pricing and regulations - as well as the impact of emerging disruptive technologies and renewable energies on the evolution of the Smart Grid

    -Regulations of the U.S. power industry

    -Components of a modern electrical power system, foundational electric power instruments and machinery, and the interactions between energy and the environment

    -The properties of natural gas, operations of its distribution, basic field skills required, and the liquefaction of natural gas

    -Standard energy industry safety practices and OSHA regulations

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