Portland-State-University 2014-2015 Bulletin

Arch 367U Fundamentals of Environmental Design

Basic concepts of climate and impacts on personal comfort. Thermal, lighting, and acoustical topics covered. Design approaches and concepts discussed from large urban siting projects to individual buildings in order to minimize mechanical systems and reduce energy use. Alternative energy sources and building materials introduced.




Prerequisite: junior year standing.
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