Montgomery College 2015-2016 Catalog 
    Dec 11, 2023  
Montgomery College 2015-2016 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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IDES 249 - Interiors: Green Design

(R only)

An introduction to conservation and sustainability issues, as related to building and interiors materials. Socially responsible choices for the creation of interior designs, with materials and finishes that support “green design,” based on research and readings, will be examined. Assessment Level(s): AELW 940 /ENGL 002 , MATH 093 /MATH 096 , AELR 930 /READ 099 . One hour each week; may require field trips. Formerly ID 249.

1 semester hour

Course Outcomes:
Upon course completion, a student will be able to:

  • Describe the philosophy and terms related to green/sustainable design.
  • Research the requirements of the various LEED certification programs offered by the USGBC.
  • Explain the effects of interior design specifications on health and the environment.
  • Research green products and finish materials and their methods of installation or use.
  • Specify green products that satisfy client and project requirements.

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