Nov 12, 2018  
2016-2017 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2016-2017 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Course Descriptions

How to Read Catalog Course Descriptions

Texas Tech offers nearly 5,000 courses as part of its curriculum. These courses are listed alphabetically by subject prefix within each college and departmental section of this catalog. The courses appear in numerical order, moving from beginning freshman or developmental level courses to graduate, research, and professional courses.

Not all courses listed in this catalog are offered every year. An online class schedule published before each registration period indicates courses that will be available during the upcoming term or semester and when each class will meet. The class schedule can be found at ( The university reserves the right to cancel any scheduled course or withdraw any program from the list of offerings when the best interests of the institution require such action.

Courses are designated by a subject prefix and number along with a descriptive title. Learn more  about interpreting the course descriptions found throughout the catalog.


Wind Energy (Undergraduate Courses)

   •  WE 1110 - Wind Energy Analytical Methods Laboratory
   •  WE 1300 - Introduction to Wind Energy
   •  WE 1310 - Analytical Methods in Wind Energy
   •  WE 1311 - Principles of Wind Power Conversion
   •  WE 2300 - Social Impacts of Wind Energy
   •  WE 2310 - Methods for Wind Resource Characterization
   •  WE 3100 - Wind Energy Lab
   •  WE 3300 - Wind Energy Science and Technology I
   •  WE 3301 - Wind Energy Science and Technology II
   •  WE 3310 - Wind Energy Economics and Finances
   •  WE 3315 - Renewable Energy and the Environment
   •  WE 4000 - Internship in Wind Energy
   •  WE 4300 - Wind Energy Grid Integration
   •  WE 4310 - Wind Modeling and Design
   •  WE 4311 - Wind Energy Law and Regulatory Issues
   •  WE 4313 - Wind Energy Geographic Information Systems and Mapping
   •  WE 4320 - Independent Study in Wind Energy
   •  WE 4321 - Wind Dynamics for Wind Energy
   •  WE 4322 - Wind Turbine Aerodynamics
   •  WE 4323 - Meteorology for Wind Energy
   •  WE 4390 - Advanced Wind Farm Project Design and Analysis