Catalog 2017-2018 
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Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ARCH 215 Sustainability in Architecture

4 credits
This course introduces students to concepts of sustainability in the field of architecture. Students will utilize digital tools and technology with select design projects which will become the vehicle to analyze, evaluate, and articulate new ideas for a more sustainable architectural design.

Prerequisites: ARCH 132 , ARCH 200 , and ARCH 202  

Corequisites: ARCH 210  and ARCH 212  

Quarters Offered: Winter

Student Outcomes/Competencies:
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Explain a variety of sustainability concepts
  • Utilize digital tools and software to analyze and define alternative solutions
  • Employ creative and critical thinking skills to solve sustainable challenges
  • Present project

Total Hours: 60 Lecture Hours: 20 Lab or Clinical Hours: 40