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hours per week (One Semester)
design; green building assessment methods;
sustainable masterplanning; analysis methods for
sustainable building projects; practical
(80%), Continuous Assessment (20%)
||Ir Dr. Sam C. M. Hui (email@example.com)
introduce the key concepts and important issues of
develop practical skills for planning and designing
sustainable building projects.
completing the course, students will be able to:
and apply the key concepts and design strategies to
develop sustainable buildings.
issues and major considerations for planning and
assessing sustainable buildings.
practical knowledge and information to study and
implement sustainable building projects.
Resources: [Click here]
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Buildings, Earthscan, London & Washington,
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GreenGuide : Design, Construction, and Operation
of Sustainable Buildings, 5th ed., American Society of
Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning
Engineers, Atlanta, GA. [HKALL]
N. K. and Cook, J., 2001. Sustainability Through
Building, Omega Scientific Publishers, New
1999. Environmental Code of Practice for
Buildings and Their Services, 2nd ed.,
Building Services Research and Information
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K. & Shapiro
I. M., 2014. Green
Building Illustrated, Wiley, Hoboken.
2007. Sustainability, CIBSE Guide L,
Chartered Institution of Building Services
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New York, 1999. High Performance Building
Guidelines, City of New York Department of
Design and Construction, New York, 1999. [720.47
Guidelines for Creating High-Performance Green
Buildings, Pennsylvania Dept. of Environmental
Protection, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. [720.4709748
Commission, Directorate General XVII for Energy,
Green Vitruvius: Principles and Practice of
Sustainable Architectural Design, James &
James, London. [720.47
P., 2007. Sustainable Energy Systems
Engineering: the Complete Green Building Design
Resource, McGraw-Hill, New York. [HKALL]
H., 2012. Becoming a Green Building Professional,
Wiley, Hoboken. [HKALL]
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2018. Sustainable Building Design Applications
Using Climatic Data in India, Springer,
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& Burke B., 2016. Fundamentals
of Integrated Design for Sustainable Building,
2nd edition, John Wiley & Sons, Hoboken, N.J. [HKALL]
M. and Shiers D., 2017. Sustainable Building
Design : Principles and Practice,
Wiley-Blackwell, New York. [HKALL]
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J., 2016. Sustainable
Construction: Green Building Design and Delivery,
4th ed., John Wiley & Sons, Hoboken, N.J. [HKALL]
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2012. Handbook of Green Building Design and
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Butterworth-Heinemann, Waltham, MA.
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P., 2007. Building Energy Efficiency: Why
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2016. Sustainable Building Design: Learning from
Nineteenth-century Innovations, Routledge,
Abingdon, Oxon & New York, NY. [HKALL]
M., 2013. Delivering Sustainable Building: An
Industry Insider's View, Wiley-Blackwell,
Chichester, England. [HKALL]
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Guidebook to Sustainable Design, 2nd ed., John
Wiley & Sons, New York. [720.47
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of Sustainable Building Design and Engineering: An
Integrated Approach to Energy, Health and
Operational Performance, 2nd Edition,
Routledge, Abingdon, Oxon; New York, NY. [HKALL]
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Design Primer, Routledge, Abingdon, Oxon &
New York, NY. [HKALL]
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C., 2004. Planning and Design Strategies for
Sustainability and Profit: Pragmatic Sustainable
Design on Building and Urban Scales,
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and online], Royal Australian Institute of
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- Salat S.,
2006. The Sustainable Design Handbook: China:
High Environmental Quality Cities and Buildings,
CSTB, Cedex, France. [HKALL]
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V., 2014. Introduction to Architectural
Science: the Basis of Sustainable Design, Third
edition, Routledge, Abingdon,
Oxon and New York, NY.
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2006. Sustainable Building in Hong Kong: the
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