Introduces students to the built environment through the lens of sustainability. Sustainable building is the use of locally available, minimally processed materials for human use. Investigates many methods and materials associated with natural building. Students have opportunities to explore design processes through both an individual project and a collective group design/build project. Additional course fee required. Springs. Prerequisite(s): Environmental Science and Policy or Environmental Planning major, or permission of instructor.
*All course information is from the 2013-2014 Catalog.