BLDA-150: Environmental Building Systems

Catalog Info

Title when registering
Environmental Bldg Systems
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
5 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

This course combines building systems design with fabrication and installation. Students will design mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems based on design data, building codes, and sustainability. Students will also complete heat loss calculations and analyse building materials based on their thermal qualities. The practical fabrication and installation of plumbing and electrical systems will take place in the lab as it relates to the design of these systems. Emphasis will be on the interrelationship of environmental building systems and the challenges they pose to the designer related to building performance.

Credit for Prior College-Level Learning

Options for Credit for Prior College-Level Learning
Interview Details

Interview given in department by department faculty. Faculty will interview applicants and will assess against evaluation rubric. Evaluation rubric and student checklist located in department office.

Office Contact
School of Business, Entrepreneurship, and Professional Development: 313-845-9645,, Technology Bldg, Room: E-211
Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Fall 2019 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.