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Course Description

Boston University moved to remote teaching and learning format for all in-person classes to reduce the effects of COVID-19. Classes will meet during the advertised timeframe, and links to the classes will be provided to the students. Please visit our COVID-19 website for more information about the university’s operation during this period.

This class is designed to give students an understanding of today’s increasingly complex building systems. The course is geared toward the non-design professional who is involved with the analysis, purchase, sale, lease, or operation of real estate and who needs to understand the value, costs, and functional implications of various building components.

Topics: HVAC and building controls; sustainability; normal and emergency electrical power equipment, fire alarm, and distribution systems; plumbing systems; and fire suppression systems.

Typically offered in April.

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Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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Section Title
Building Systems
Type
Lecture
Days
T
Time
6:00PM to 8:30PM
Dates
Apr 07, 2020 to May 26, 2020
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
20.0
Delivery Options
Classroom  
Course Fee(s)
RE Tuition non-credit $725.00
Instructors
Reading List / Textbook

Mechanical and Electrical Systems in Buildings, 6th edition (Pearson), ISBN 9780134701189.

Textbooks for the Center for Professional Education are available at the BU Bookstore, 910 Commonwealth Bookstore.  You can also order them online at https://bu.bncollege.com/shop/bu/home

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