Provides a foundation to conduct commercial and residential energy audits to identify
applicable energy upgrades and building performance measures. Topics include fundamental
building science and construction management concepts, best practices for auditing
and data analysis, BPI standards and the Title 24 energy code. The class prepares
students for applicable Building Performance Institute certification exams.
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
- Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
- Lab hours/semester: 48-54
- Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent. Completion of MATH 110, or MATH
111 and MATH 112, with a grade of C or better, or equivalent. BUS. 115 or equivalent;
and ESTM 400 and ESTM 402 or ESTM 421 or equivalent.