Human Factors College of Design

DOCUMENTS

 

EXPRESSION OF INTEREST FOR CONSORTIUM MEMBERS

 

Expression of Interest Form

 

 

Consortium

 

 

Final Contract

 

Legal agreement (issued July 2, 2013)
Master of Science in Architecture—Research Practices Program Handbook, Draft (January 10, 2013)
Presentation on Consortium and MS-RP

 

Press

 

 

Wanda Lau, "Trimming Years Off the Path to Licensure," Architect (October 22, 2013)

 

Renee Cheng, "Designers Designing Design Education," Journal of Architectural Education (Vol. 68, No. 1, March 2014)

 

Renee Cheng, "A Better Path to Practicing," Design Intelligence (January 2013)

 

Renee Cheng, "A Better Path to Practicing," Design Intelligence (January 2013)

Amanda Hurley, "Seven is Enough," Architect Magazine, Special Issue on Millennials (January 2013)

 

Recognition

 

2008 AIA Education Honor for an Incomplete Curriculum for Transformation.

Jury praised "out of the box" thinking in our approach to the professional M.Arch curriculum which sets the base for the M.S.-R.P.

2012 NCARB Award, Honorable Mention

Jury was impressed with the straightforward path to licensure while also building research practice experience. Special recognition for bridging academy and practice

 

Relevant Articles

 

 

AIA Research Primer

 

Thomas Fisher, "Architectural Research," Architectural Graphic Standards (New York, Wiley: 2005), 958-986.

 

Thomas Fisher, "Why We Need a Knowledge Loop," ACSA News 2009

 

Renee Cheng, "Integrated Project Delivery: Case Studies," AIA, AIA Minnesota, School of Architecture University of Minnesota, March 2012

 

NCARB ReferenceS

 

 

NCARB by the Numbers

 

IDP Guidelines

 

ARE 4.0 Guidelines

 

Student Work

 

 

Jenna Johansson, VR Report, 2012
Chris Wingate, Energy Modeling Methodology, 2012

 

Links

COLLEGE AND UNIVERSITY RESOURCES

Virtual Reality Design Lab

Center for Sustainable Building Research

Metropolitan Design Center

 

Funding Opportunities

AIA Research: Opportunities

UMN College of Design Research Newsletter

 

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