Economics of Biophilic Design

Registration Eligibility
Scape Studios
Start Date
01/01/2018
End Date
12/31/2018
Description
This program examines the economic argument in favor of biophilic design using case studies from five sectors; workplaces, healthcare, education, retail, and built communities. Research from neuroscience and endocrinology show the crucial role that experiencing nature has for our physiological wellbeing.
Location
New York, NY
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Sustainable Development & Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
No
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
1. Learn what recent science demonstrates regarding human behavioral response to natural environments and stimuli, and how biophilic design profoundly affects human well-being and productivity.
2. Learn to recognize biophilic design patterns and elements
3. Learn how human responses to their environment are measured.
4. Learn the economic values assigned to incorporating biophilic design elements into the built environment.
Instructors
Bharath Sithian
Website Registration
Course Codes
BIO
Provider
Green Plants for Green Buildings


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