2021 - 2022 College Catalog 
    
    Dec 08, 2021  
2021 - 2022 College Catalog

ARCH 410 - Building Codes & Professional Practices


Credit Hours: 3
Lecture Hours: 3
Laboratory Hours: 0

Prerequisite(s): Junior standing or permission of the instructor

Restriction(s): None

Corequisite(s): None

An exposure to the legal, management and business aspects of architecture (with applications to engineering and construction management)

Student Learning Outcomes of the Course:
  1. Understanding history of and reasons for building and zoning codes and familiarity with the content and use of both
  2. Awareness of other practice “controls,” including education, licensure, ethics, liability and contracts
  3. Identification of personal skills and traits helpful towards contributing to and advancing in the profession of architecture
  4. Knowledge of the organization and structure of architectural firms and of typical project-oriented teams
  5. Familiarity with project scopes and comprehension of successful project management techniques
  6. Understanding of basic business aspects and considerations of professional practice