This course will provide learners with an understanding of how land use codes impact resiliency through barriers and incentives. It will help you gain an understanding of the positive impact on health and productivity from codes promoting resiliency, review case studies detailing principals of natural ventilation, daylighting and onsite energy production.

Learning Objectives

  • Analyze the impact of land use and zoning codes on the ability to create a resilient community.
  • Compare how zoning codes can play both a negative and positive role in human health and performance.
  • Explain core knowledge of the principals of natural ventilation, natural day lighting, and on site energy generation.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of how to apply zoning codes for effective resilient design.

Prerequisite: None.