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BLDT 1081 - Introduction to Green Building Construction Practices

Construction Operations/Supervision Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

Course Details

This course introduces Green Building Construction concepts and practices. Topics include green building definition, guidelines, regulations and standards. Evaluation of cost/benefit of green construction methods and green construction rating systems. Relevant case studies will be reviewed. Two site visits will be included.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$510.91

Fall 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2018 term.

CRN 44163

Thu Sep 13 - Thu Nov 29 11 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 13 - Nov 29 Thu 14:30 - 17:30 BBY NE01 Rm. 318

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$510.91

Notes

  1. There are 2 site visits during this course, hard hats and steel toed boots are required. Please view web page for full details - transportation is students responsibility and insurance is not provided. **NOTE: Schedule may be adjusted to accommodate site visit. Also please note this is an afternoon offering. 2:30-5:30 pm

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe green building concepts and approaches.
  • List benefits of sustainable construction.
  • Understand the site practices required for sustainable construction.
  • Understand materials and resources selection and management for green construction.
  • Know relevant codes and regulations for green building.
  • Identify core issues in sustainable construction.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2013

Related Programs

BLDT 1081 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Construction Operations
    Part-time   Associate Certificate

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Fall 2018

Books for Fall 2018 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

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Sustainable Construction
Author Kibert
Publisher Wiley
Copyright 2016
Binding Hardback
ISBN 978-1-11905-517-4
Price $118.50
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