PSCE

5300

Environmental Design

Parsons School of Design: Constructed Environments

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Graduate Course

Majors Only

Environmental Design

Spring 2020

Taught By: Faculty TBA

Section: A

CRN: 7020

Credits: 3

This course introduces the fundamentals of energy and environmental management in buildings. Students will develop a conceptual, practical, and experiential knowledge of how the physical aspects of a building mediate between occupants and the elements to make a habitable environment. Course content includes an overview of green building, microclimates, thermal and visual comfort, solar geometry from global and building perspectives, heat transfer and storage mechanisms, thermal properties of materials, building envelope heat transfer, ventilative heat transfer, moisture and vapor control, daylighting, artificial lighting, passive cooling, and mechanical systems. There are two distinct sections of this course: one for Masters Arch and Dual Degree, and one for Masters Interior and Double Major

Open to: Masters Degree in Architecture and Architecture/Lighting Design Majors, only; Masters Degree in Interior Design and Interior Design & Lighting Design Double Majors. Pre-requisite(s): none. Co-requisite(s): none

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Constructed Environments (PSCE)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 10

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment 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: 11:15am 8/25/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday

Times: 4:00pm - 6:40pm

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

Date Range: 1/27/2020 - 5/11/2020

Environmental Design

Spring 2020

Taught By: Faculty TBA

Section: B

CRN: 7021

Credits: 3

This course introduces the fundamentals of energy and environmental management in buildings. Students will develop a conceptual, practical, and experiential knowledge of how the physical aspects of a building mediate between occupants and the elements to make a habitable environment. Course content includes an overview of green building, microclimates, thermal and visual comfort, solar geometry from global and building perspectives, heat transfer and storage mechanisms, thermal properties of materials, building envelope heat transfer, ventilative heat transfer, moisture and vapor control, daylighting, artificial lighting, passive cooling, and mechanical systems. There are two distinct sections of this course: one for Masters Arch and Dual Degree, and one for Masters Interior and Double Major

Open to: Masters Degree in Architecture and Architecture/Lighting Design Majors, only; Masters Degree in Interior Design and Interior Design & Lighting Design Double Majors. Pre-requisite(s): none. Co-requisite(s): none

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Constructed Environments (PSCE)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 10

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment 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: 11:15am 8/25/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday

Times: 4:00pm - 6:40pm

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

Date Range: 1/27/2020 - 5/11/2020

Environmental Tech 1: Lec MARC

Fall 2019

Taught By: Jennifer Chalos and Geffen Aleksander Oren

Section: A

CRN: 7917

Credits: 3

This course introduces the fundamentals of energy and environmental management in buildings. Students will develop a conceptual, practical, and experiential knowledge of how the physical aspects of a building mediate between occupants and the elements to make a habitable environment. Course content includes an overview of green building, microclimates, thermal and visual comfort, solar geometry from global and building perspectives, heat transfer and storage mechanisms, thermal properties of materials, building envelope heat transfer, ventilative heat transfer, moisture and vapor control, daylighting, artificial lighting, passive cooling, and mechanical systems. There are two distinct sections of this course: one for Masters Arch and Dual Degree, and one for Masters Interior and Double Major

Open to: Masters Degree in Architecture and Architecture/Lighting Design Majors, only; Masters Degree in Interior Design and Interior Design & Lighting Design Double Majors. Pre-requisite(s): none. Co-requisite(s): none

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Constructed Environments (PSCE)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 24

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment 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: 11:21am 8/25/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday

Times: 4:00pm - 6:40pm

Building: 66 5th Ave

Room: 101

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