This subject explores the management and maintenance of green roofs and walls. The content will include guidelines and policies supporting green roofs and walls, maintenance requirements, the development of management plans, and local and international case studies. Students will gain a thorough understanding of green roof and wall maintenance with lectures from expert practitioners and visits to local project sites.
Intended learning outcomes
Analyse international green roof and wall guidelines, specifications and standards
Identify and discuss maintenance and management issues relevant to green roofs and walls
Evaluate maintenance and management of green roof and wall case studies
Prepare a management plan for a green roof or wall