IND 323

Built Environment: Sustainable Building Systems

Studio, 3 Credit Hours

This course promotes a healthy, energy efficient way to build, which reduces environmental impact and slows the depletion of natural resources. Students examine sustainable approaches to materials, construction, site consideration, building design, and the generation of energy. Students learn and apply new skills that are vital to the renovation and re-use of existing buildings. Students are equipped with the knowledge to design environments that make positive contributions to the community. (IND 315)