Description
Introduction to Sustainable Design and LEED
The course provides the learner with an overview of sustainable design relevant to the design and construction industry, while concentrating on accreditation within the US Green Building Council LEED© (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) v.3 sustainable design program. Concepts discussed: the need for sustainable design, architects as stewards of the environment, construction activities, site selection, stormwater management, landscaping choices, building energy and atmosphere, indoor environmental quality, materials and resources and the Green Associate LEED© exam. Guest speakers and field trips provide additional support.
Details
Grading Basis
Official
Units
2
Offering
Course
ARCHT 10614152
Academic Group
Associate Degree
Academic Organization
Applied Engineering Tech