Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture
Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered.
This unit investigates project and design research management strategies. Topics include research methods and their application, design (research) criteria, client's intentions, market identification and user needs, manufacturing and environmental issues. Management issues, contracts - contract law, planning and administration, statutory authority approvals, cost planning, staff resource allocation, and budget planning.
On successful completion of this unit, students will:
Business plan (3500 words) 60%
Individual contribution 10%
Class paper (1500 words) 30%
2 hours of lectures/tutorials and 10 hours of independent study.
See also Unit timetable information
Entry into the Master of Design by coursework.
PPR3108, PPR3107, PPR3712