Building Science


This course introduces concepts and techniques for the design and interaction of the mechanical systems of high-performance buildings. Topics include building envelope, heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC), indoor air quality, lighting, plumbing and electrical. Upon completion, students should be able to understand building system's interaction and performance.

  • Prerequisite:
  • Corequisite:
Class Hours 2
Lab Hours 2
Clinic, Coop, or Shop Hours
Credit Hours 3