Sustainable Building Design


This course is designed to increase student knowledge about integrating sustainable design principles and green building technologies into mainstream residential construction practices.  Emphasis is placed on reducing negative environmental impact and improving building performance, indoor air quality and the comfort of a building's occupants.  Upon completion, students should be able to identify principles of green building, environmental efficiency, and conservation of natural resources in relation to basic construction practices.

  • Prerequisite: None
  • Corequisite: None
Class Hours 2
Lab Hours 3
Clinic, Coop, or Shop Hours
Credit Hours 3