COVID-19 Information

While DC’s campuses remain closed for regular business, services and some programs continue to be offered remotely. Planning is underway for Fall 2020
in-person and remote program and service delivery.

Learn more about courses and services being offered remotely.

Building Science

This course stresses the evaluation of the house or building, as a system. Studies will include the various factors which affect the energy inputs and losses to the system. A comprehensive analysis of all the components of the system is required to develop a plan for the enhanced use of energy while maintaining a healthy environment. This course studies all the aspects of a building as a system in order for the students to appreciate the relative significance of each component. The students will learn the concepts of embodied energy of building components.