Credits: 1 AIA LU/HSW; 1 AIBD P-CE; 0.1 IACET CEU
May qualify for learning hours through most Canadian architectural associations
This course explains how structural steel building systems are suited to the construction of education facilities and how they can be used to create flexible, adaptive spaces that optimize learning, support occupant well-being, and contribute to a building’s sustainability.
- Discuss the advantages of an open floor plan in the design of spaces that are flexible and adaptive.
- Explain the importance of acoustical design in learning environments.
- List criteria for both the selection of building materials and structural layout to optimize a building’s efficiency and sustainability.
- Summarize substrate and coating options for holistic floor and ceiling system designs.