Taubman College

Course List

Term Winter 2011
Class ARCH 315
Class Title Systainable Systems I
Description This introductory course addresses human needs and comfort in relation to the natural and man-made environments. It shows how environmental factors may be utilized, controlled, and modified as an integral part of architectural design. Specific topics include: climate and weather; psychrometrics; solar radiation; wind patterns; heat gains and losses; systems for heating, ventilating, and air-conditioning; requirements for energy conservation; plumbing and drainage systems; fire safety and fire fighting systems.
Prereq junior standing
Crosslist none
Required Yes
Elective No
Selective No
Meets MWF 10:30-11:30am 2104 A&AB
Credits 3
Faculty Jong-Jin Kim, Lars Junghans, AlineCotel
Syllabus not available