Course Detail

Building Systems FM107

Tuition: $695
Dates: 4/4/17 - 5/23/17
Location: SOC-Sociology Bldg (96-100 Cummington) Boston, MA
Room Number: B61
Instructor: Warren
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Meeting Times:
  • Tues. Apr 04, 2017  6-8:30 PM
  • Tues. Apr 11, 2017  6-8:30 PM
  • Tues. Apr 18, 2017  6-8:30 PM
  • Tues. Apr 25, 2017  6-8:30 PM
  • Tues. May 02, 2017  6-8:30 PM
  • Tues. May 09, 2017  6-8:30 PM
  • Tues. May 16, 2017  6-8:30 PM
  • Tues. May 23, 2017  6-8:30 PM

Course Description



This class is designed to give students an understanding of today’s increasingly complex building systems. The course is geared toward the non-design professional who is involved with the analysis, purchase, sale, lease, or operation of real estate and who needs to understand the value, costs, and functional implications of various building components.

Topics: HVAC and building controls; sustainability; normal and emergency electrical power equipment, fire alarm, and distribution systems; plumbing systems; and fire suppression systems.

Scheduling Details

  • Offered in April

Textbooks and Class Materials

  • Mechanical and Electrical Systems in Buildings, 5th edition (Pearson), ISBN 9780138015626. REQUIRED

Please note that prices are subject to change.