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Introduction to Indoor Air Quality

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology via Coursera

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  • Provider Coursera
  • Subject Civil Engineering
  • $ Cost Free Online Course (Audit)
  • Session Upcoming
  • Language English
  • Certificate Paid Certificate Available
  • Effort 2-3 hours a week
  • Start Date
  • Duration 4 weeks long

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Course Overview: https://youtu.be/LLVb4FOn4uU
This course provides a basic knowledge of an emerging area – Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) in buildings. Learners will realize the importance of maintaining proper IAQ.

Characteristics associated with indoor air contaminants (IAC) are demonstrated, such as
• Particulate matters (PM2.5, PM10)
• Radon
• Volatile organic compounds (VOCs)
• Asbestos
• Bio-aerosols, and more

Safe exposure levels, resulting health effects, measurement techniques, mitigate and control measures of these IAC are discussed.

Other important areas related to IAQ such as building ventilation systems, indoor flow characteristics, sick building syndrome, and thermal comfort are also covered in this course.

Taught by

Christopher Chao and Edwin Tso

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Arepaka. N
5.0 2 months ago
Arepaka. is taking this course right now and found the course difficulty to be medium.
Sir/Madam

The time schedule is not very clear as I got enrolled through my M.Tech civil Engineering college, MJRACET, Pulicherla Chittoor district Andhra Pradesh, India with Email as avlsatya69@gmail.com

Please let me the know the start date as i could see as 29th October, 2018

Thanks & regards

AVLSatyanarayana
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Gy N
5.0 a year ago
by Gy completed this course, spending 2 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be easy.
The course is well design the learner who want to know about the indoor air quality. The source, health effect, control measure and detection methods of different indoor air pollutants is well illustrate in a easy manner that a normal person can easily understand
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