DEGREES OFFERED WITH A MAJOR IN integrated sustainable development

  • Master of Integrated Sustainable Development (M.I.S.D.)

Requirements for these degrees are given in the Graduate Degrees section of this catalog.

Master of Integrated Sustainable Development (M.I.S.D.) COURSES

Required Courses

BCN 6584CBuilding Energy Modeling3
BCN 6585Sustainable Construction3
DCP 6221Economics of Sustainability in the Built Environment3
DCP 6230Integrated Sustainable Development Studio6

Electives (select five out of the following courses from a minimum of two disciplines)

ARC 6311CBuilding Information Modeling3
ARC 6883Vernacular Architecture & Sustainablility3
ARC 6912Architectural Research II1-6
ARC 6621Graduate Environmental Technology 23
BCN 6558CBuilding Integrated Renewable Energy Systems3
BCN 6580High-Performance Green Building Delivery Systems3
CGN 5605Public Works Planning3
CGN 5606Public Works Management3
EES 6007Advanced Energy and Environment3
ENV 5306Municipal Refuse Disposal3
ENV 6511Biological Wastewater Treatment3
ENV 6043Life Cycle Assessment3
LAA 6382Ecological and Environmental Policy3
TTE 5006Advanced Urban Transportation Planning3
URP 6645Sustainable Urbanism in Europe3
URP 6716Transportation Policy and Planning3
URP 6711Transportation and Land Use Coordination3
URP 6100Planning Theory and History3
URP 6421Environmental Land Use Planning and Management3
URP 6541Economic Development Planning3

Integrated Sustainable Development (M.I.S.D.)       

SLO 1     Knowledge        
Delineate and apply principles of sustainability to problems of the built environment.

SLO 2     Skills     
Understand the collaborative roles of an integrated project team (with professionals from a range of disciplines including civil/environmental engineering, architecture, construction management, interior design, landscape architecture, and urban and regional planning) in the delivery of sustainable development projects.

SLO 3     Professional Behavior   
Demonstrate the capacity to undertake return on investment analysis of sustainable development projects for the built environment.

Apply a wide range of skills, tools and strategies to sustainable problem-solving combining engineering capabilities, innovation, design, and soft skills, like communication and facilitation.