2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    Nov 28, 2021  
2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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CONS 110B - Introduction to Sustainable Construction

Credits: 3
This course is designed to help student comprehend and apply fundamentals of sustainable construction practices with emphasis placed on the development and proper use of the Energy Conservation and Green Construction Codes.

Student Learning Outcomes
  1. Describe the role of USGBC and LEED in green building construction.
  2. Explore the provisions contained in the Energy Conservation Code.
  3. Explain the role of the International Green Construction Code in the sustainable construction industry.
  4. Recognize environmental concepts of sustainability.
  5. Summarize how energy sources and conventional and alternative resource concepts connect with construction and the built environment.

Prerequisite: None

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