CET 160 Green Building Fundamentals (3 Hours)
This course introduces the student to sustainable design and green building practices used in the construction industry. The goal of the course is to improve the energy and environmental performance of buildings through a better understanding of standard practices used by industry professionals, as well as, to provide students preparation for the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Professional Accreditation Exam. Course content will focus on sustainable practices as prescribed in the LEED Green Building Rating System. 3 hrs. lecture/wk. This course is typically offered in the fall semester.