Description: This course provides students a comprehensive overview of the industry; learn what petroleum is, where it comes from and how it affects all of our lives on a daily basis. Become familiar with the various phases of the Oil and Gas Value Chain – upstream, midstream and downstream – the key industry players, the basics of oil and gas supply, demand and pricing and the challenges that the industry faces as demand for these important form of energy grows by 50% in the next 25 years.
Learning Objectives: Students will gain
- Basic knowledge of the oil & gas lifecycle from reservoir to finished product
- Basic knowledge of the oil & gas industry and the processes and technology involved
- Insight and understanding of the participants work and role in a larger context