Course Catalog

Building Technology IV (ARCH504)

Offered By:  Engineering and Materials Science Faculty

Course Prerequisites

Description

A complex design project plays a major part in this course, requiring creative use of the principles and information given in previous building technology courses to solve a particular problem, relating to energy consumption, lighting, acoustics and technical installations. The students will be asked to propose and assess innovative building designs, technologies and operating schemes that will yield a building of sustainable design, comfortable indoor climate and adequate use of contemporary building materials, elements and technologies.