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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You saw people in bikes, kids, and people like that, who aren't really supposed to be using the sidewalk, but maybe they're going up just to be able to park their bike and go to the shop, or something like that. So a huge array of people end up using the curb cuts. So we thought of it, originally, as something that we were doing, y'know, to help the poor people in wheelchairs, this kind of condescending kind of way of thinking about it, but in fact, what we were really doing is we were saying, y'know, this is actually a useful thing for everybody.
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ARE 5.0 Project Planning & Design Exam Prep
Author: Mike Newman