Edification soutenable 3 : architecture climatique

LICAR2823  2019-2020  Louvain-la-Neuve

Edification soutenable 3 : architecture climatique
3.0 credits
22.5 h

This biannual course is taught on years 2014-2015, 2016-2017, ...

Main themes

Part A Background and theories of climate-adapted architecture Sustainable development
Part B Advanced heating and cooling systems of buildings Relation between climate-adapted architecture and special building techniques Principles of energetic design in view of the type of building and the type of occupancy, including heat recovery techniques (winter) and natural cooling of buildings (summer) Models of simulation calculations
Examples (part A and part B) Research (part A and part B) The course is taught in French


Part A - Architecture and sustainable development - critical analysis of architecture in the sustainable development context, using written texts and examples
Part B - Advanced special techniques: energetic design of technical installations in relation to energetic design of buildings

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Faculty or entity

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Program title
Master [120] in Architecture and Engineering