In this course, the student is introduced to the major environmental systems in a building: electrical and illumination; heating, cooling, and ventilation; and plumbing. It includes an introduction to the influence of the natural environment on the built environment and a consideration for how these effect energy use and conservation. Focus is on the building codes that govern the design of the various environmental systems.
School of Professional Studies and Management
2 hours of lecture, 3 hours of lab per week
- Complete ARE 1011, CET 1031, or CPM 1031