In this ARE 5.0 NCARB-approved Project Planning and Design Exam Prep course you will learn about the topics covered in the ARE 5.0 PPD exam division. A complete and comprehensive curriculum, this course will touch on each of the NCARB objectives for the ARE 5.0 Project Planning and Design Exam.
Instructor Mike Newman will discuss issues related to the generation or evaluation of design alternatives that synthesize environmental, cultural, behavioral, technical and economic issues.
When you are done with this course, you will have a thorough understanding of the content covered in the ARE 5.0 Project Planning and Design Exam including design concepts, sustainability/environmental design, universal design, and other forms of governing codes and regulations.
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So I have these really big thick masonry structures here in order to have this larger building, this is many stories tall, 10 or 15 stories tall, and these walls get down to a spot where some portions are about six feet thick, and in fact in some places it gets even thicker than that. Well that's just kind of ridiculous. It's just impossible when you start going up higher and higher, have more and more loads, that scale of the thickness of that bearing wall just becomes untenable.
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ARE 5.0 Project Planning & Design Exam Prep
Author: Mike Newman