IND 231 Sustainable Design

3 Credit Hours • 60 Contact Hours (15 Lecture, 45 Lecture/Lab Combination)

Creates an awareness and understanding of ecological issues while emphasizing the use of environmentally friendly materials and resources that do not compromise the effectiveness of the design. This course also investigates the practice of design to reduce the effects on the environment using renewable materials in the design and building for both residential and commercial property. Its emphases are to learn to conserve resources and to reduce the negative impact on the environment.