UNIVERSITY OF IDAHO

ARCH 464 
Environmental Control Systems

Course Outline and Reading Assignments

I. LIGHTING SYSTEMS (5 weeks)

Reading:  

MEEB-12 Chapter 8 Daylighting pp. 241-294, Chapters 1317 on Lighting pp. 583-792
Green Studio Handbook 2nd edition Lighting pp. 79130 
Heating Cooling Lighting 4th edition Chap 1214 pp365482
Heschong & Mahone Daylighting and Productivity Study

Case Study #1:  A Daylighted Room (25 points)

Quiz #1: Daylighting (20 points)

II. WATER AND WASTE TREATMENT (3 weeks)

Reading:  

MEEB-12 Chapters 1821 on Water and Waste pp. 793-1012
Green Studio Handbook
  2nd edition Green Roofs pp. 7177 and Waste and Water pp. 263303
Infra Structures
, whole book

Case Study #2:  Site & Building Water Use (25 points)

Quiz #2: Water (20 points)

III. GREEN ARCHITECTURE, FUEL SOURCES, SITE ENERGY, AND COST ANALYSIS (3 weeks)

Reading:

MEEB-12 Part I pp. 1-106
Green Studio Handbook  2nd edition Chapters 13 pp. 127 and Energy Production pp. 211261

Case Study #3: A Sustainable Site & Building (25 points)

Quiz #3: Green Architecture (20 points)

IV. ACOUSTICS (4 weeks)

Reading:  

MEEB-12 Part V pp. 1013-1138

Case Study #4: A Performance Space (25 points)

Quiz #4: Acoustics (20 points) 

GOALS TEXTS SOFTWARE LABS
GRADING READINGS EXTRA CREDIT SCHEDULE