M.Eng in Healthy and Sustainable Buildings

General

Program Description


With this Master's degree, you will gain the qualifications and skills for an international career in the future-orientated sector of healthy and sustainable buildings.

This postgraduate course qualifies students in methods and technologies in the fields of healthy and sustainable buildings, combined with applications in various areas of the construction and real estate industries. It acknowledges and broadens students' existing knowledge from undergraduate courses, such as construction engineering, architecture, technical building equipment, energy-efficient construction or related courses, and professional work experience.


Courses

Semester 1

  • HSB-1 Environmental Psychology
  • HSB-2 Sustainable Buildings
  • HSB-3 Smart Buildings
  • HSB-4 Advanced Quantitative and Qualitative Research Methods

Semester 2

  • HSB-5 Environmental Hygiene and Medicine
  • HSB-6Analytical Methods
  • HSB-7 Evidence-Based Design 1
  • HSB-8 Ambient Assisted Living
  • HSB-9 Building Safety and Security
  • HSB-10 Project Management and Implementation

Semester 3

  • HSB-11 Standards and Legal Frameworks
  • HSB-12 Simulation-Based Design
  • HSB-13 Evidence-Based Design 2
  • HSB-14 Refurbishment, Renovation
  • HSB-15Sustainable and Smart Building Systems
  • HSB-16 R&D Project

Semester 4

  • HSB-17 Master's thesis


Career Prospects

Graduates of the "Healthy and Sustainable Buildings" postgraduate degree are competent specialists in the field of healthy buildings and healthy living conditions, in material selection and product development or selection throughout the construction and interior facilities, and technical planning and construction including renovations and restorations.

Additionally, there are fields of work in the digitization and automation of healthy and sustainable buildings allowing for modern material flow, during the entire life cycle of buildings up to their demolition.

Graduates have career prospects in:

  • Planning and design
  • Product development
  • Building management

... in the recycling and restoration branch and the smart home sector

Last updated Dec 2019

About the School

We strive for academic excellence and indeed rank among the best universities of applied sciences in Germany. Founded in 1994, we are a modern, multi-award-winning and excellently equipped university ... Read More

We strive for academic excellence and indeed rank among the best universities of applied sciences in Germany. Founded in 1994, we are a modern, multi-award-winning and excellently equipped university offering undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses designed around the demands of national and global business and commerce. Read less
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