GREEN BUILDING

(N/582/4/0006)

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Introduction

Green Building programme aims to introduce students with a comprehensive range of educational exposure and experiences in terms of sustainable building. This programme, like its namesake, provides the knowledge in sustainable development and green building philosophies that causes the least impact towards the environment. Students will be prompted to apply critical thinking and professional development for them to grow into green professionals.

By completing this programme, the students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate strong fundamental knowledge in the discipline of green building
  • Apply theoretical and practical knowledge and demonstrate competence in green building
  • Understand and evaluate the current knowledge and studies in environmental sustainability
  • Communicate effectively in verbal and written form with individuals from different socio-cultural organizational
  • Demonstrate knowledge in the professional code of conduct and adhere to professional responsibility and ethical behaviour toward green policy
  • Apply problem solving and team working skills relevant to the implementation of sustainable technologies and policies
  • Use critical thinking and reasoning to manage ambiguities and gaps in knowledge at the end of the pursuit of lifelong learning in academic and career development
Course Modules

The following subjects are indicative of what you will study on this course. For more details on course structure and modules and how the subjects will be taught and assessed, please contact KAGC course counsellors.

  • Pengajian Malaysia / Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi
  • Business English
  • Fundamental Physics
  • Time Management Skills / Bahasa Kebangsaan
  • Fundamental of Chemistry
  • Basic Engineering Mathematics
  • Introduction to Environmental Policy Planning
  • Introduction to Green Building
  • Research and Case Methodology
  • Waste Management: Theory and Policy
  • Malaysian Economics
  • Sustainable Building Design
  • Introduction to Building Performance
  • Fundamental of Drafting and CAD
  • Fundamental of Indoor Air Quality
  • Ethics for Built Environment
  • Building Services and Sustainability
  • Introduction to Energy Management
  • Basic Construction Materials and Sustainability
  • 3d Modelling and Construction
  • Fundamental of Geotechnics and Geotechnology
  • Introduction to Value Management in Construction
  • Fundamental of Structural System and Design
  • Sustainability Facility Management
  • Basic Occupational Safety and Health
  • Project Management
  • Building Control System
  • HVAC Fundamental
  • Final Year Projects
  • Sanitation Services for Buildings
  • Introduction to Urban Design and Development
  • Community Service
  • Industrial Attachments
Course Duration
  • 2 and ½ years (7 Semesters)
Credits
  • 92
Entry Requirements
  • 3 Credits in SPM / O level / equivalent inclusive of Mathematics
  • Certificate in any related field and other equivalent field
Academic Intake
  • January
  • April
  • August
Career Pathway
  • Green Building Architecture Designer
  • Green Building Engineer
  • Green Building Auditor
  • Green Building Developer
  • Green Building Entrepreneur
  • Energy Saving Executive
  • Sustainable Building Designer
  • Renewable Energy (solar/wind/biogas etc.) Consultant
Further Studies Pathway

Students who have attained a Diploma in Green Building may pursue a Degree program in the same field, or any related fields by way of credit transfer to Year 2 in any local universities, or articulation to final year into a foreign university.

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