Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2021

     

ENGI 302 001 (CRN: 10348)

SUSTAINABLE DESIGN

Long Title: SUSTAINABLE DESIGN
Department: Engineering Division
Instructor: Blackburn, Jim
Meeting: 1:00PM - 2:15PM TR DCH 1070 (23-AUG-2021 - 3-DEC-2021) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group III
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):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 40
Section Enrolled: 3
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 50
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 37
Enrollment data as of: 23-MAY-2022 8:26AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Take-Home Exam
Final Exam Time:
8-DEC-2021  
2:00PM - 5:00PM W 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. Cross-list: CEVE 502, CEVE 302.