Considerations For Advanced Green Facade Design

Start Date
02/05/2018
End Date
02/05/2020
Description
This course examines the required considerations for successful green facade installations and projects and includes discussions on system selection, design, plant selection, maintenance, and client/owner education.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Design-Build
Sustainable Development & Design
Urban Planning & Design
Water / Stormwater Management
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
Promote or make a strong case for the inclusion of green facades as a standard building component on projects based upon relevant and topical issues regarding policy initiatives, energy reduction goals, and shading requirements

Describe the differences between green facades and living walls, and the differences between three-dimensional and two-dimensional green facade systems

List and discuss considerations that should be comprehensively addressed during design, installation, and post-installation stages of a green facade system, and

Specify a green facade system, describing plant material, soils, planting details, and maintenance programming to fulfill the design intent.
Instructors
Dean Hill, ASLA, CGP and James Sable
Website Registration
Course Codes
AECDaily
Provider
AEC Daily Corporation


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