3.0 hours Building Green (elective) Course Syllabus
3.0 Elective Hours.
This course will provide a thorough knowledge of green home qualifications and eco-friendly remodeling options. It focuses on site standards, construction choices, and energy choices. Each lesson ends with a learning activity and quiz.
First, we examine eco-friendly lot choices and explore the financial and safety concerns associated with green building. Lessons include lot shopping, safety, cost benefit analysis, and site work. Then we discuss important aspects of green construction including building materials, waste management, green certifications, and sustainable design choices.
Finally, we cover efficient energy sources in green home design. Topics include renewable energy sources, energy certifications, energy efficient design choices, and energy efficient construction.