Southern Polytechnic State University

Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2012-2013

CM 3290 Facilities Management

4-0-4

Prerequisite: CM 3180

This course will emphasize the techniques and methods used in facility management. Importance of a collaborative team effort from owner, developers, architects, engineers, constructors, technicians and consultants will be integrated into the course. Influences on the environment, society, budget and schedule due to construction, maintenance and energy needs will by analyzed. Topics will include LEED green building operations and maintenance, facility financial forecasting and management, construction management, maintenance management, energy management and real estate considerations. MEP systems such as ventilation, air conditioning, heating, electrical lighting and building control systems will be discussed from a sustainable construction, maintenance, and energy perspective.

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