ENERGY EFFICIENT CONSTRUCTION

  • Program: Carpentry
  • Course: Energy Efficient Construction
  • Course #: CARP1840
  • Total Credits: 1

Course Description

This course is a study of the State Energy Code and construction methods and strategies used to build energy efficient houses.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Identify the need to build energy efficient homes
Determine ventilation requirements
Compare methods to build energy efficient homes
Examine testing methods of energy efficient homes
Investigate retrofit strategies
Manipulate energy assessment software

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 1
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
    None
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park/Eden Prairie

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