Basic workflows and processes from design through construction and occupancy.Effects of BIM and construction administration practices on construction of buildingsBasic stakeholder involvement in small, mid and large scale IPD projects & workflows.
Week 1Design & ConstructionWeek 2Conceptualization ~ Constructability
Week 3Information & Images
- Make buildings conceptual & concepts buildable
Week 4Sketch to Deliverables
- Touring the virtual model
Week 5Bid to Ground BreakingWeek 6Shop Drawings & Reigning in the Subs
- Design intent & interpretation
Week 7Digital CraftsWeek 8Problems on SiteWeek 9Problems in DocumentationWeek 10Best Practices & New Models
- Construction administration from both sides
Week 11Optimal ConditionsWeek 12Performative Thinking
- IPD then, now, & in the future
Week 13Performative Making
- SHoP Architects & the bleeding edge
Week 14Case Study PresentationsWeek 15Case Study PresentationsWeek 16IPD Final Project Presentations
- Modeling the novel & drawing conclusions
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Not all books on this page may be required readings and additional readings may be assigned. Please check the UMD Schedule of Classes for most up to date semester offerings. Instructors give students specific semester details once they are enrolled.