Sustainability and the Built Environment

Sustainability and the Built Environment

Course Number: ENGR X472.6

3 units

This course examines the fundamentals of sustainable design and construction concepts and practices in context with Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) as the basis for instruction. The principles, practices and applications of integrated project delivery methodologies, sustainable construction applications and current industry innovations in sustainability as it relates to the built environment will be emphasized. You will learn to:

  • implement sustainable construction applications in construction projects
  • define the LEED® certification requirements
  • use integrated processes in the design and operations of sustainable built environments
  • apply current innovations in design, strategies, and efficiencies for management of sustainable buildings

You will also prepare to successfully take the LEED® Green Associate exam.


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