Pitt | Swanson Engineering
CEE 1610

ENGINEERING AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT - 3 credits

Enrollment Requirements

  • PROG: Swanson School of Engineering

Class Description

This course is intended as an introductory interdisciplinary engineering course. Topics include principles of sustainable design in engineering, manufacturing, infrastructure, communications, and community development; overview of environmental issues for engineers; design for the environment; models of environmental processes; introduction to the use of life cycle assessment; and case studies examining the relationship of green design and the field of engineering.