Jeralee L Anderson
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.
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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Course Pack is available from the UW Bookstore.