14 Jun Designing a Healthy Home
The Design a Healthy Home course is a 24 week online program that consists of two subjects – Building Materials and Building Design (total 240 hours) and provides the knowledge and the skills to assess a building material’s impact on human health, indoor air quality, including analysis of toxic vapours, radioactivity and its impact on the electroclimate of the home.
The building biology principles that underpin good building design are described with a focus on suitable designs for temperate, hot humid and arid climates. Upon successful completion, students will receive a nationally accredited Statement of Attainment. The units of competence for this course form part of the Advanced Diploma of Building Biology (10194NAT). For more information, click here.