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Envelope and Building Performance 2 ENG734

Introduction

In this unit, you will explain the role of ventilation as a part of a passive thermal performance of a timber structure/building. You will also describe climate zones, set the regulated thermal performance in accordance with the standards and design a passive timber structure solutions that are compliant with standards to deliver health and wellbeing to the occupants.

Summary

Unit name Envelope and Building Performance 2
Unit code ENG734
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Engineering
Discipline Engineering
Coordinator Doctor Assaad Taoum
Delivered By University of Tasmania

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Learning Outcomes

  • Explain the role of ventilation as a part of the passive thermal performance of a timber structure.
  • Design the thermal performance of the timber structure, fabric, and envelope in to maximise occupants' health and wellbeing and building durability in challenging climates
  • Optimise the thermal performance of the timber structure, envelope and other components to maximise occupants health and wellbeing and building durability
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Requisites

Prerequisites

ENG733 Envelope and Building Performance 1

Teaching

AssessmentTest or quiz (20%)|Project (40%)|Report (40%)
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