ARST 421: Architecture and Life Cycle Thinking: Climate Change and Beyond

An introduction to strategies for comparing building and product performance in relation to environmental impacts and contributions to climate change. Concepts of circular economy, life cycle analysis, embedded energy, recycling/reuse of building materials are explored through the lenses of resource depletion, carbon and water footprints and waste generation.


This course may not be repeated for credit.

Hours

H(2-1T)

Prerequisite(s)

Architectural Studies 201

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