This module will be taught in lecture-tutorial format. A 2-hour lecture will be conducted everyweek for a total duration of 12 weeks. The entire class will be divided into groups of 25 students for each tutorial session on alternative weeks, a total of 4-5 tutorial sessions for each tutorial group. Each student will participate in a group project on a current facilities planning and design topic.
The 12 weeks of Lectures will be taught on the fundaments of Facilities Planning and Design, the introduction of key methods of planning and design, and the application of facilities planning, design and delivery.
The tutorials will supplement the lectures in the application of planning and design in real current projects.
Students completing this module will be able to plan, design and deliver some facilities or proceed to do advance exploration or research into this aspect.