ARC 252 Enviromental Control Systems.

The main objectives of this course are:

1.    to raise an awareness of sustainability with its environmental, economic, cultural and social dimensions in design and production of built environment

2.    to become familiar with concepts such as people oriented architecture, environmental friendly design, energy conservation, pollution reduction, renewable energies and bio-climatic design

3.    to develop skills in applying the methods and principles of climate responsive architecture in a design project through investigation of a case study

4.    to integrate sustainable design principles from micro scale of building to macro scale of the city