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Developed by Parsons’ Healthy Materials Lab, this series of four, self-paced online courses bring a consideration of human health to all aspects of design and building practices. The goal is to introduce students and practitioners to basic construction materials, their chemical makeup and the relationship to human health. We will then focus on how current and aspiring designers and architects can specify better build...
  • Format: Online
  • Course Number: CRN 7430 - PCID 0605 X1
  • Murphy, Catherine
Jan 21 - May 10
Online
Spring 2020
Developed by Parsons’ Healthy Materials Lab, this series of four, self-paced online courses bring a consideration of human health to all aspects of design and building practices. The goal is to introduce students and practitioners to basic construction materials, their chemical makeup and the relationship to human health. We will then focus on how current and aspiring designers and architects can specify better build...
  • Format: Online
  • Course Number: CRN 1829 - PCID 0605 X1
  • STAFF
May 26 - Aug 15
Online
Summer 2020
The discipline of design has great power to shape our reality, and with that power comes great responsibility. This course equips design leaders with the tools necessary to examine the social and environmental implications of design. Students address issues of ethics and sustainability through case studies and debates and develop their own approaches to ethical and sustainable design leadership. This is one of the f...
Jan 21 - Mar 01
Online
Spring 2020
The discipline of design has great power to shape our reality, and with that power comes great responsibility. This course equips design leaders with the tools necessary to examine the social and environmental implications of design. Students address issues of ethics and sustainability through case studies and debates and develop their own approaches to ethical and sustainable design leadership. This is one of the f...
  • Format: Online
  • Course Number: CRN 1644 - PCSP 0813 X1
  • TBA, Faculty
May 26 - Jul 05
Online
Summer 2020
This introductory course is designed to provide an understanding of the impact building materials can have on human health, demonstrating systematic intricacies that will challenge professionals to keep asking questions while offering suggestions for how they can address these issues in their workplaces. This introduction is situated in the context of design practice, with additional information presented as the cour...
Jan 21 - May 10
Online
Spring 2020
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