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CMGT 7650 - Environmental Issues in Construction 2

Construction Management - CMGT Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

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Course Details

This course will provide participants with knowledge to manage construction-related environmental aspects with due regard to pollution prevention and long term environmental protection. Topics will include legislation, sensitive areas (watercourses), construction and demolition waste, green buildings, LEED, building materials, noise and dust management, and fuel handling.

Prerequisite(s)

CMGT 7640

Credits

1.0

Cost

$349.76

Fall 2021

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2021 term.

CRN 43216

Tue Oct 19 - Tue Nov 23 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Oct 19 - Nov 23 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 BBY NE01 Rm. 402

Instructor

Don Livingstone

Course Outline

Cost

$349.76

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Describe environmental legislation applicable to a project.
  • Apply 3Rs principles to construction waste handling.
  • Identify hazardous materials in construction and demolition.
  • Apply LEED criteria to a project.
  • Describe sediment aquatic impacts and control measures.
  • Apply environmental best management practices for watercourses.
  • Describe noise and dust generation and control measures.
  • Select environmentally protective designs for above and underground fuel facilities.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2005

Related Programs

CMGT 7650 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Construction Management
    Full-time/Part-time   Bachelor of Technology

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