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CEIE 501: Sustainable Development

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Introduction to sustainability concepts and terminology including the development and use of sustainability indices. Exploration of sustainability tools and frameworks such as the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design ( LEED) Green Building Rating System, American Institute of Architects Sustainable Design Resources Guide, and the Natural Step (TNS) Framework. Methods for evaluation of sustainable sites, water/energy efficiency, sustainable materials and resources, and indoor air quality are presented. Designated a Green Leaf Course.

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Credits: 3

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