Elective at semester(s) 5, 7, 9, ECTS: 3
The course concentrates on knowledge provision in the field of energy efficient buildings maximizing comfort (thermal, visual and acoustic) conditions . The goal is the link between architectural design and sustainability, combining optimized performance, occupant satisfaction and reduced energy consumption.
A basic knowledge of artificial lighting -daylighting systems’ technology. Design principles and requirements. Design Tools. The course is separated into three main sections a) Visual environment b)Available technology c) Design principles.