BCIT is planning for a substantial return to on-campus activity for the fall 2021 term as informed by BC Public Health Officer guidelines. Refer to each course listing for 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.
No class on STAT holiday Oct 11th classes will be Synchronised (must be logged on date and times published ) 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. Schedule may be adjusted to accommodate site visit. Instructions regarding how to access etc. course will be sent from the instructor 1 week to 10 days prior to course start. Be sure to check your personal and your my.bcit.ca emails
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Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2022 term.
No Class on Feb 21th STAT Holiday unless otherwise directed by instructor. There are 2 site visits during this course, hard hats and steel toed boots are required. Schedule may be adjusted to accommodate site visit. Transportation to site visits are not arranged by BCIT. This course is an approved elective to the Construction Operations Program.
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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
BLDT 1081 is offered as a part of the following programs:
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