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    AENG 1400 Architectural Engineering Studio

    AENG 1400 Architectural Engineering Studio

    Credit Hours: 2

    Architectural Engineering Design is a continuation of studies begun in Architectural Design III. It is intended to further develop the student's ability to design buildings within the context of integrated multiple systems. The issues of focus for this term include also sustainability, environmental systems and the design of a totally integrated project.

    Prerequisites:

    • ARCH 1300 (Minimum Grade of D, May not be taken concurrently)
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    AENG 2000 Architectural Studio for Architectural Engineering

    AENG 2000 Architectural Studio for Architectural Engineering

    Credit Hours: 3

    Introduction to design concepts directly related to the design of buildings and spatial experience. It is characterized by projects that introduce the student to the many scales and concerns of architectural design from the study of interior and exterior spaces, to the programming of a space, to the concept of its constructability.

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    AENG 3800 Engineering Principles of Refrigeration and Psychometrics

    AENG 3800 Engineering Principles of Refrigeration and Psychometrics

    Credit Hours: 1

    An introduction to refrigeration cycles and psychrometric principles necessary for the design and analysis of HVAC systems.

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    AENG 4100 Architectural Engineering Integrative Design

    AENG 4100 Architectural Engineering Integrative Design

    Credit Hours: 3

    Student teams formulate problems within an architectural context. Multiple areas of architectural engineering are integrated in a building design. Consideration is given to building performance and sustainability. Drawings are produced using CAD.

    Prerequisites:

    • CIVE 4680 (Minimum Grade of D, May be taken concurrently) OR
    • ENGR 4820 (Minimum Grade of D, May be taken concurrently)
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    AENG 4112 Fundamentals of Engineering for Architectural Engineers

    AENG 4112 Fundamentals of Engineering for Architectural Engineers

    Credit Hours: 1

    This course focuses on preparation for the Fundamentals of Engineering Examination, which is the first step toward professional licensure. Topics covered are the ones on the Other Disciplines FE exam.

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    AENG 4300 Electrical Systems Design

    AENG 4300 Electrical Systems Design

    Credit Hours: 3

    Design of electrical systems for residential, commercial and industrial applications. Electrical construction materials and methods. Safety systems. Design subject to the National Electric Code.

    Prerequisites:

    • ENGR 3200 (Minimum Grade of D, May not be taken concurrently) OR
    • ENGR 2500 (Minimum Grade of D, May not be taken concurrently) OR
    • ARCH 2440 (Minimum Grade of D, May not be taken concurrently)
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    AENG 4350 Lighting Design

    AENG 4350 Lighting Design

    Credit Hours: 3

    Light quality, investigating current conditions, conceptual design, expressing concepts through graphics, design of lighting systems, selection of materials. A course that could be taken by a range of professionals working in the lighting field. Includes an evaluation of existing lighting conditions using sensors. Estimation of energy costs. Specifying energy saving measures.

    Prerequisites:

    • PHY 1620 (Minimum Grade of D, May not be taken concurrently)
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