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Studying the Built Environment
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STUDYING THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT

PAPERBACK BY TEMPLE, MARION

£21.99

ISBN
9780333969199
IMPRINT
PALGRAVE MACMILLAN
 
 
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PUBLISHER
PALGRAVE MACMILLAN
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FORMAT
PAPERBACK
PAGES
212 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
23 AUG 2004

DESCRIPTION

This unique book introduces students to the themes and aspects of studying the built environment. Contemporary issues such as sustainability and urbanization preface the explanation of the core subject disciplines of architecture, construction management, planning, real estate management and surveying. The distinctive student experience of learning about the built environment is explored with a focus upon learning and teaching methods, learning skills and assessment. The final chapter of the book looks at the links between academic study and professional practice.

CONTENTS

Introduction.- PART 1: THEMES AND CHALLENGES.- Connecting Themes.- Contemporary Challenges.- PART 2: SUBJECTS AND COURSES .- Curriculum and Content.- Courses in the Built Environment.- PART 3: STUDYING, SKILLS AND ASSESSMENT.- Studying the Curriculum.- Learning Skills and Techniques.- Learning and Assessment.- PART 4: STUDY AND PRACTICE.- Academic Study and Professional Practice.- Questionnaire for Readers.- Bibliography.- Index.