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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

$499.70

Spring/Summer 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.

CRN 61955

Mon Apr 09 - Mon Jun 25 11 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 09 - Jun 25 Mon 18:00 - 21:15 BBY NE01 Rm. 320

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$499.70

Notes

  1. No class May 21st STAT Holiday course runs 11 wks slightly longer hours. Please note DATES AND TIMES. - No extentions will be given. There are 2 site visits during this course, hard hats and steel toed boots are required. Schedule may be adjusted to accommodate site visit. Students must be available to attend to July 8th - NO VACATION REQUESTS will be considered.

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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