ARCH 500: Sustainability in the Built Environment

An examination of the built environment and the tools to achieve a stable and balanced and a regenerative ecosystem in a process of responsible consumption, wherein waste is minimized and the built environment interacts with natural environments and cycles. Healthful interior environments, resource efficiency, ecologically benign materials, renewable energies and social justice issues are examined.
This course may not be repeated for credit.




Admission to the Architectural Studies Minor, or consent of the Faculty.


Credit for Architectural Studies 423 and Environmental Design 523 will not be allowed.

2019 Syllabus