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Sustainable Design and Building Science


Study of energy issues, sustainable building design, and introduction to building science. Focus is on energy-efficient buildings, solar energy systems, related environmental issues, and basics of building science. Projects involve energy analysis of buildings, evaluation of renewable energy options, world energy issues, critical design decisions for building, and building forensics. Prerequisite: MATH 120, MATH 130, or MATH 151, or permission of the instructor. Fall.