Renovating for a Greener, More Accessible Future
|Offered by||McGraw-Hill Construction|
This course will educate architects and designers about how product solutions meet today#s design challenges. It showcases innovative products, technologies, systems and/or materials that contribute improved performance and elegant design. The educational content will focus on how new product solutions can improve comfort, functionality, accessibility and sustainability without sacrificing design excellence.
1. Discuss #socially sustainable design# and how it is defined.
2. List techniques and technologies for green building and adaptive, universal and/or accessible design.
3. Provide examples of specific products or materials that enhance the sustainability and accessibility of building designs.
4. Describe building standards, codes and principles that may contribute to socially sustainabledesign, including a pilot LEED credit.
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