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Spring 2020 Catalog 
Spring 2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BM 225 - Energy Management

Credit Hours: 3

The course will consider energy conservation techniques in both residential and commercial facilities such as: hotels, schools, office buildings, industrial buildings, apartment complexes, resorts and recreational centers. Major emphasis will focus on conducting an energy audit and analysis for payback and the implementation of the energy measures. Building automation systems will also be discussed. 

Course Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • analyze and perform an energy audit and make recommendations for cost effective retrofits;
  • demonstrate and awareness of day to day operational considerations;
  • demonstrate communication skills through an extensive multi-format presentation, written reports and oral reports;
  • analyze and perform diagnostic testing of a structure; and
  • apply knowledge of building systems and structural components.

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