Carnegie Mellon University

Sustainable Buildings

Course Number: 12-747

This course will cover the basics of the design, retrofit and monitoring of buildings to achieve energy efficiency. We will introduce energy simulation tools, the fundamentals of the most important building systems (i.e., heating, cooling, ventilation, insulation, etc.) and the technologies that can be used to monitor their performance.

Semester(s): Fall
Units: 6
Prerequisite(s): Graduate Standing, or approval of instructor