This is the first green building programme integrated with vital green management topics offered at postgraduate level in Hong Kong. It is designed for students who aspire to acquire green building knowledge in tackling green building design considerations required in building related project. It is also suitable for student who wants to pave the path to become green building professional. This programme also equips students with the knowledge of carbon management, environmental policy and auditing issues for understanding essential green initiates for building related practitioners.
This programme has been listed in the web site of Hong Kong Green Building Council. Please refer to this link (http://www.hkgbc.org.hk/eng/gb-acaprogrammes.aspx) for details. This programme will be served as one of the ways for building-related practitioners to become a green building professional in Hong Kong.
The course contents include knowledge, best practices and case study related to green building for helping students in understanding varioius major aspects inlcuded in the Building Environmental Assessment Method Professionals (BEAM Pro) examination developed by the Hong Kong Green Building Council and the BEAM Society and also the Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) examinations developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).
The Programme includes modules that can provide green building cases and field trips for assisting students’ learning.