Course: LEED Core Concepts
This online course
provides an introduction to sustainable building concepts in general
and the LEED Certification System more specifically. The course is
structured as follows:
- Introduction to
sustainable building concepts, its benefits and the integrative
approach to green building. It includes a brief review about the
U.S. Green Building Council and LEED as well as basic concepts of
the LEED certification process.
- Overview of the
concepts, strategies, objectives as well as economic and
environmental issues related to each of the LEED impact categories.
- Costs and
Benefits of the LEED Certification.