University of Technology Sydney

17774 Sustainable Building Design and Evaluation

6cp; block
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.



This subject gives students a deeper knowledge of sustainable development and its relationship to the built environment. It gives an understanding in the domain of green developments, commercial opportunities and political realities. The subject covers green rating tools and their impacts for the property industry both locally and internationally. Class exercises run in the computer lab working on the green rating tools. Green rating tools include BREEAM, SBTool, GreenStar, BASIX, LEED, etc.

Typical availability

Spring session, City campus

Detailed subject description.

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