September 14, 2015
GROW 1500 – Green Walls – Design, Site Logistics and Implementation
This course provides the basis for understanding green wall technologies: living walls and green facades.
Students will acquire the knowledge to decide which technology is best to “green” a specific wall. They
will also acquire a good understanding of the different components involved in designing, planning, and
installing these leading-edge technologies. In addition, students will learn about plant choices, growing
medium, irrigation, job-site logistics, maintenance, and team management to guarantee the long-term
viability of a green wall project.
Date: November 18 – December 9, 2015, Wednesdays, 4-7pm
Location: BCIT Burnaby Campus NE03 – 3700 Willingdon Avenue, Burnaby
Learning Units (LUs): 18 Core LUs
To register: http://www.bcit.ca/study/courses/grow1500