Diploma in Green Building

KAGC College

Program Description

Diploma in Green Building

KAGC College

The Diploma in Green Building programme introduces student with green building educational exposure and experiences. The programme provides knowledge of building construction with minimum impact to the environment and building philosophy as well as training to apply critical thinking and professional development.

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

Career Pathway

  • Energy efficient builder
  • Eco-urban planner / landscaper
  • Eco-artist
  • Sustainability systems developer
  • Environmental and renewable energy consultants
  • Solar / wind energy engineers

Entry Requirements

  • 3 Credits in SPM / O level / equivalent inclusives of Mathematics
  • Certificate in any related field and other equivalent field
This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated June 15, 2017
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This course is Campus based
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7 semesters
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Malaysia - Kuala Lumpur
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