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    Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
   
 
  Dec 16, 2017
 
 
    
Rensselaer Catalog 2017-2018
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ARCH 5360 - Building Systems and the Environment


Design analysis and performance characteristics of building environmental systems, emphasizing heating, cooling, ventilation, and lighting systems. In addition, building electrical systems, acoustics, water, waste, and drainage systems are covered in terms of fundamental theory, designs, and calculations. Case studies, field trips, and system design project work are required. This course is required of all architecture graduate students in the M.Arch. program.

Prerequisites/Corequisites: Prerequisite: ARCH 5310 Environmental and Ecological Systems.

When Offered: Spring term anually.



Cross Listed: ARCH 4740 Building Systems and Environment

Credit Hours: 4



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