CIVL 6113 - Environmental Technology Concepts

Credits: 
3
Level: 
Upper
Prerequisites: 

MATH 1033 with "D" or better

Description: 

This course focuses on environmental technology systems. Topics covered in the course include: basic environmental concepts, water quality, water pollution, drinking water, stormwater management, wastewater treatment, municipal solid waste, hazardous waste, air pollution, noise pollution, erosion control and environmental assessments. The student will analyze a site plan to determine the "best practice" solutions to storm water management challenges using industry standards. Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, (LEED) criteria and sustainable building issues will also be addressed.