Cochise College

CATALOG 2015-16

BCT 130 Introduction to Green Building (3)

Prerequisite(s): None.

An introduction to the fundamentals of green or sustainable building practices. Topics include energy use and efficiency, renewable energy technologies, water conservation, and basic building sciences. Also examined are the history of the green building industry, building retrofitting, rating and certification systems, sustainable materials, and careers within the industry.

3 hours lecture.