Taubman College

Course List

Term Fall 2009
Class ARCH 555
Class Title Building Systems and Energy Conservation
Description This course evaluates all building systems and services with regard to their influence on design. Of particular interest are: response to climatic factors and internal functions, integration of building fabric and environmental controls, choice of materials and construction processes, systems operation and energy consumption, energy conservation and management, and first costs versus life-cycle costs. Case studies of various building types and systems analyses are presented.
Prereq graduate standing or permission of instructor
Crosslist none
Required No
Elective No
Selective Yes
Meets T 8:30-11:30am 2210 A&AB
Credits 3
Faculty Mojtaba Navvab
Syllabus Arch555_FA09.pdf