Professional and short courses
English Law, Regulations, Construction Procurement and Contracts
|Location||Marylebone, Central London|
|Faculty||Architecture and the Built Environment|
This English Law, Regulations, Construction Procurement and Contracts short course will give you an overview of the English legal system, and its regulations and procedures relating to architectural practice.
Delivered by a range of professional experts in the field, this lecture-based course is one of the modules taught on the University’s RIBA Part III course.
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|26 September 2016||1 term (26 September – 15 December)||Monday and Thursday evenings 6–9pm||£515||Course is full|
*Early-bird discount if you book at least 4 weeks before the start date.
This course will provide an overview of the English legal system and its regulations and procedures in relation to architectural practice.
Specifically, the course will cover:
- project procurement
- construction contracts
- dispute resolution
- the design development and delivery process
By the end of the course you will be able to understand:
- the legal context of the design development and delivery process
- the key regulations that govern building design and construction
- the principles of risk in procurement and contract choice
- the different methods of dispute resolution
- town planning and building regulations procedures
You will also have developed the skills to identify procurement routes and choose an appropriate construction contract.
Stephen Brookhouse is the Director of Enterprise in the Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment, and is responsible for supervising the teaching and delivery of professional studies across all the courses in the Department of Architecture.