Sustainable Urban Environments
SUEN 7230: Urban Ecologies and Technologies 1
Lecture - 4 credits
- Offers a workshop-based course as the first in a two-part sequence.
- Lectures, in-class exercises, and site-based investigation use case-study methods to document ecotechnologies operating in the built environment, with a focus on design and implementation metrics, material life cycle management, funding models, and aesthetic and cultural aspects.
- Potential topics include green roofs, green walls, bioswales, pervious pavements, constructed wetlands, “complete streets” elements, geosensor networks, alternative waste management, water detention and energy generation methods, and living infrastructure for coastal environments.
Offers a workshop-based course as the first in a two-part sequence. Show more.