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CENE 503 - Sustainable Design And Construction

Description: This course investigates sustainability and performance evaluation systems relating to the built environment. Sustainable building principles and practices, and the social, environmental and economic benefits of performance-based design and construction will be explored. Tools such as whole building energy modeling, Life-Cycle Cost analysis, and Life-Cycle Assessment will be used to evaluate the design of performance-based buildings. Co-convened with CM 403. Letter grade only. Course fee required.

Units: 3

Sections offered: Fall 2019 Spring 2020

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Prerequisite: Admission to Graduate College