SYLLABUS - AE-790 - Spring AY2005-6
Intelligent Building

SCHEDULE

AE 790 - Spring AY2005-6
Tuesday 6-8:50 PM
Location: Main-301

INSTRUCTOR

James E. Mitchell - Associate Professor & Director of the AE Program
Department of Civil, Architectural & Environmental Engineering
Alumni Engineering Labs - Room 280H
Drexel University3141 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
(215) 895-1374 - (215) 895-1363 Fax
James.Mitchell@Drexel.edu
http://www.pages.drexel.edu/~mitcheje

GOALS

To create a shared understanding of the possible meanings and implications of the Idea "Intelligent Building".

More specifically, each student will:

PREREQUISITES BY TOPIC:

TOPICS: BUILDING SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT

COMPUTER SKILLS

TEXTBOOK/Reference

None exists.

COURSE ADMINISTRATIVE DETAILS

LECTURES

Lectures will be interspersed with class activities.

GRADES

See the Grading Page and Schedule page for more details on the specific projects and grade calculations.

TEAM EFFORTS

Some projects may be addressed by student teams of varying size. The teams may be different on each project. The expectation is that most students will work individually.

Team grades will be evaluated on the basis of the total team result. Only in exceptional cases will individual team members be graded differently.

PRESENTATION

All assignments will be completed using the computer. All drawings, tables, charts, written material and other results will be presented in computer output form.


ESTIMATED ABET CATEGORY CONTENT:

Engineering Science - 3 Credits (100%)

Updated: 4/4/06