Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2018

     

CEVE 502 001 (CRN: 10456)

SUSTAINABLE DESIGN

Long Title: SUSTAINABLE DESIGN
Department: Civil & Environmental Engr
Instructor: Blackburn, James B.
Meeting: 1:00PM - 2:15PM TR DCH 1070 (20-AUG-2018 - 30-NOV-2018) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Laboratory
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 10
Section Enrolled: 10
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 40
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 52
Enrollment data as of: 22-APR-2019 5:45AM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Take-Home Exam
Final Exam Time:
7-DEC-2018  
9:00AM - 12:00PM F TBA TBA
 
Description: The objective of this course is to develop skills in formulating and solving problems of societal development and advancement in light of increasing material, energy and water demands and decreasing resource availability. Sustainable design requires balancing economic, ecological/environmental and social issues to create physical as well as social structures that will work for current and future generations. In addition to learning to apply sustainable design principles to individual engineering and developing projects, students will be challenged to understand the application of sustainable design thinking a the municipal and corporate level. Graduate students will be required to undertake additional assignments relative to sustainable design. Mutually Exclusive: Credit cannot be earned for both CEVE 502 and CEVE 302.