INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences
Department of Architecture
2011-2012

SYLLABUS
Code Name Level Year Semester
ARC 334 Architects Market Structure Undergraduate 3 Spring
Status Number of ECTS Credits Class Hours Per Week Total Hours Per Semester Language
5 0 English

Instructor Assistant Coordinator
Ahmed El Sayed, Assist. Prof. Dr. Ahmed El Sayed, Assist. Prof. Dr.
[email protected] no email

COURSE OBJECTIVE
This course gives details of architect\'s employment and earnings, including regional variations. It includes regulations information on bonus payments, fringe benefits and holidays.
To prepare the senior students to the market conditions that they will experience after graduation.

COURSE CONTENT
Week
Topic

    LABORATORY/PRACTICE PLAN
    Week
    Topic

      TEACHING/ASSESSMENT
      Description
      • Lectures
      • Practical Sessions
      • Excersises
      • Presentation
      • Seminar
      • Project
      Description (%)
      Method Quantity Percentage (%)
      Quiz10
      Homework10
      Project20
      Midterm Exam(s)20
      Presentation10
      Final Exam130
      Total: 100
      Learning outcomes
      • Defines the role of the architect through economic
      • social and cultural parameters of the market structure;
      • the rules and regulations affecting the architect’s services in both the private and the government sectors.
      TEXTBOOK(S)
      • Architects\' Employment and Earnings, Royal Institute of British Architects Market Research Unit, 1993.

      ECTS (Allocated based on student) WORKLOAD
      Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load
      Lecture (14 weeks x Lecture hours per week) 0
      Laboratory / Practice (14 weeks x Laboratory/Practice hours per week) 0
      Midterm Examination (1 week) 0
      Final Examination(1 week) 0
      Preparation for Midterm Examination 0
      Preparation for Final Examination50
      Total Workload: 0
      ECTS Credit (Total workload/25): 0