Our Building Science Fundamentals course uses best practices to teach you the principles of heat transfer, psychrometrics, moisture management and air movement as they apply in building envelope assembly. This building science course helps you develop the skills you need to compare the performance of various materials, construction types, building designs and mechanical systems in terms of energy efficiency and costs.
Also check out our in-class course: BLDG 9232 Building Science Fundamentals
Course Delivery Method:
This is an online course delivered via Blackboard Learn.
Refer to the basic technology requirements for Blackboard online courses.
It is recommended that you complete BLDG 9215 Residential Wood Framing course. (An approved equivalent is also acceptable.)
You will have the most success in this course if you have already completed our BLDG 9215 Residential Wood Framing course before you start this course.