Healthy Interiors 2: Interior Environmental Quality, Sustainable Systems for Air and Acoustics

Parsons School of Design: Constructed Environments

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Degree Students

IEQ Sustainable Interior Sys.

Fall 2019

Taught By: Scott Aker

Section: X1

CRN: 7958

Credits: 3

Research on the benefits of “green” buildings or environmental and energy-efficient buildings provide places and spaces that enhance the performance and well-being of its occupants. In the Advanced Topics in Interior Design course, students will examine current research and practical strategies related to ventilation and acoustical systems, which includes basics of design for acoustical comfort in interiors, and ventilation systems to support health and wellbeing. Students will leverage this research to reflect and apply such knowledge and skills to an individual or group project(s). Guest lecturers will include various experts in the course topic, such as lighting, daylighting, environmental systems, researchers and designers, as well as experts in the WELL Building Standard, LEED, and BIM 3 Studio Credits. Open to: Associate degree in Interior Design majors and Bachelors degree in Interior and Architectural Design majors only; others by permission of the Interior Design program. Pre-requisite(s): PAID 1020 ID Studio 1 Pre-requisite(s): None. Open to: All university graduate degree students; upper level undergraduate students with permission.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Constructed Environments (PSCE)

Campus: Online (DL)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 15

Add/Drop Deadline: September 9, 2019 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 17, 2019 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

*Status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 8:25am 2/20/2020 EST

Meeting Info:

Days: TBD

Times: TBD

Building: Online Course

Room: TBD

Date Range: 8/26/2019 - 12/16/2019