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Jeralee L Anderson
CEE 360
Seattle Campus

Sustainability in Civil Engineering

Introduces sustainability in civil engineering and construction. Emphasizes life cycle stages for infrastructure and building systems. Examines footprinting; life cycle costing; relevant performance metrics, codes, and standards for professional practice. Uses tools, case studies, guest speakers, and innovative applications. Prerequisite: either MATH 125, MATH 134, MATH 135, or MATH 136; PHYS 121; CHEM 142 or CHEM 145. Offered: Sp.

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At the end of the course, students should have a pretty good idea about what sustainability is (and what it is not) and have a good idea of what civil and environmental engineering has to do with it.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Jeralee L Anderson
Date: 02/23/2010