Università telematica internazionale UNINETTUNO

MOOC Massive Open Online Courses (Academic Year 2018/2019)

Green Building and Sustainable Development

Language: English
Course description

The emergence of Green Building is a response to the philosophy of sustainable development. It has been and will be an inevitable trend for building industry. This course is aimed at the sustainable development of green building with the background of the construction industry. It is a comprehensive training course of green building which systematically introduces the basic concept and connotation of green building, history and the present situation of green building both in China and throughout the world, evaluation methods of green building, design patterns and methods of green building, case analysis of green building, key technology of green building and post evaluation of green building in China, etc.

Prerequisites

Architecture Preliminary; An Introduction of Building Technology

Objectives

Through the study of this course, the students will have a basic, clear understanding of green building and relationship between green building and corresponding technologies, which means green building is the optimal integration with the appropriate climate and resources in particular region, rather than the so-called high-tech, expensive technology packing products; establish the concept of sustainable development of green building, realize the scientific nature and necessity of adhering to the green building development path suitable for Chinese national conditions,  cultivate their learning motivation and ability of analyze problems, and learn its arising, development history, evaluation systems, design methods and key technologies within the area of Green Building.

Program

The course content mainly covers six themes as follows: 1. Introduction to Green Building definitions, and its history and development 2. Evaluation of Green Building 3. Key technology and Design of Green Building 4. Post occupancy evaluation of Chinese Green Building 5. Fundamental of Building thermal engineering 6. Building energy efficiency.

Book

- Yang Rong. Worldwide Green Building Policy, Regulations and Evaluation system (2014). China Architecture & Building Press. March 2014

- China Academy of Building Research. Review and Outlook of China Green Building Standard. China Architecture & Building Press. August 2017

- Qi Kang etc. Design and Technology of Green Building. Southeast University Press. June 2011

- Wang Lixiong. Building Energy Efficiency (3rd Edition).  China Architecture & Building Press. January  2015

Exercises
There are several exercise questions at the end of each lesson. These exercise questions are important to learn, apply and extend the knowledge of Green Building. Please answer them after watching a video lesson, and return your answer work of electronic version in one week. While solving questions, students are encouraged to obtain or acquire necessary information in available and appropriate ways, but indicate source. We will evaluate all of these answers of each student. The average evaluation result will account for 60% of the final score of this course.
Professor
Professor not available
List of video lessons
Changhong Zhan
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Changhong Zhan
Changhong Zhan
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Changhong Zhan
Changhong Zhan
Changhong Zhan
Baogang Zhang
Baogang Zhang
Baogang Zhang
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Baogang Zhang
Baogang Zhang
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Baogang Zhang
Baogang Zhang
Baogang Zhang
Baogang Zhang
Baogang Zhang
Baogang Zhang
Baogang Zhang
Baogang Zhang

Headquarter

Corso Vittorio Emanuele II, 39
00186 Roma - ITALIA
Tax code number: 97394340588
P.IVA: 13937651001

Certified mail

info@pec.uninettunouniversity.net

Student Secretariat

tel: +39 06 692076.70
tel: +39 06 692076.71
e-mail: info@uninettunouniversity.net

Videoconferencing

Library 1st floor: 90.147.90.157
Meeting Room 5th floor: 90.147.90.158

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