Core Module Information
Module title: Architectural Practice and Management

SCQF level: 10:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: BSV10112
Module leader: Suha Jaradat
School School of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Built Environment


Description of module content:

Professional indemnity insurance, the business of design, the CIATCode of Conduct and Disciplinary
Procedures, ethics and social corporate responsibility, collateral design warranties, managing quality in
design, analysis and technical evaluation of complex building projects, sustainable design and building
performance, impact of building information modelling on professional services.

Learning Outcomes for module:

On completion of this module you will be able to:
LO1:analyse and evaluate the final technical solution for a complex project.
LO2: apply management techniques to building information modelling and design quality control;
LO3: analyse the professional services required in building design.
LO4: evaluate the interactive activities required to run an efficient and reliable professional business.

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 2, BLENDED, Edinburgh Napier University
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: BLENDED
Location of delivery: MERCHISTON
Partner: Edinburgh Napier University
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Suha Jaradat
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Lecture 12
Face To Face Tutorial 12
Independent Learning Guided independent study 176
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Report 100 1-4 14/15 , WORDS= 3000
Component 1 subtotal: 100
Component 2 subtotal: 0
Module subtotal: 100

Indicative References and Reading List - URL:
BSV10112 Architectural Practice and Management