2019-2020 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook 
    Nov 27, 2021  
2019-2020 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CST-245 Green Construction Practices

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: Lec 2 Lab 2
Tier Rate: Tier II
The purpose of this course is to give students an understanding into the meaning of green construction. The course enables them to identify the vocabulary used in the green movement, with an emphasis in design practices, sustainable building materials, green building techniques, energy efficient best practices, sighting and orientation, water and energy systems, landscapes and the natural resources available. The course is designed for those interested in sustainable building practices, and/or those who recognize the importance of sustainable design practices in their daily lives.