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It is expected that students will spend 2 to 3 hours, minimally, outside of the classroom/laboratory performing course related work such as readings, research, homework assignments, practica, studio work, and other academic work for every hour of instruction spent in the classroom/laboratory.
This course offers a comprehensive exposure to understanding sustainable designed projects in today's residential and commercial buildings. It provides the basic knowledge to define and measure "green buildings" according to the LEED® Green Building Rating SystemTM. This course will also help students prepare for the LEED® Professional Accreditation Exams. contact (3 contact hours) [Catalog Entry]
The course emphasizes basic principles of construction administration and inspection from the design process through the construction process, including discussion of the Construction Team Responsibility and Authority. Topics include the Resident Inspector's responsibilities and all aspects of records, reporting, applicable codes and standards, inspection methods and procedures and contract administration. Additional topics include construction law and labor relations, building codes, quality assurance and quality control, construction safety, meetings and negotiations, risk allocation and liability sharing. (4 contact hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab) [Catalog Entry]
This course emphasizes the basic principles of construction safety and health from the rationale for the programs through the management of safety and health programs. Topics include the significance of safety and health issues on a construction project, construction safety and health legislation and organizations, the principles of accident investigation and analysis and injury control fundamentals, construction industry safety and health practices and applicable OSHA standards, engineering, design and contract administration for safe construction, and construction safety and health management. Students will be awarded an OSHA 30 hour certificate upon completion of this course. (3 contact hours: 1 lecture, 2 lab) [Catalog Entry]