Course Code: EST 204

Course Title: Built Environments

Weekly Class and Application Hours:

Short Course Description: This lessons consists an integrated approach to the building from the stage of its conception, as a space of energy exchange between the internal and external environment. It provides guidelines for the requirements in heating, cooling in buildings. Basic scientific principles for the bioclimatic design. Special design strategies for the Mediterranean Area.

Textbook and Supplementary Books:: The Built Environment:

  1. A Collaborative Inquiry into Design and Planning, 2nd Edition Wendy R. McClure (Editor), Tom J. Bartuska (Editor)

Course Assessment:

  • Class Participation 10%,

  • Mid-term Examination 30%,

  • Assignments 10%,

  • Final Examination 50%,

Attendance 95%compulsory