With the growing significance of the end-user in architecture, the subject of briefing is a re-emerging one in architectural education. Various types of computer programs and database management systems have aided in the organization and utilization of brief information as a framework for designing and identifying potential improvements. Computer-Mediated Briefing for Architects overviews the possibilities and limitations offered by various types of computer programs, such as database management systems, diagramming software, CAD, and BIM. This book offers a practical approach in the accommodation of these programs and is an essential reference for architectural educators, students, and practitioners with hands-on experience in either compiling briefs or using the briefs for design.In turn, coherence leads to completeness: when the different parts of the brief are put together, it is easier to identify what is missing. ... As coherence is fundamentally a matter of logic and interpretation, it relates to knowledge and experience. ... Such a code has several advantages including compactness (so that you can easily label a space in a drawing) and easy identification of the character of theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Computer-Mediated Briefing for Architects|
|Publisher||:||IGI Global - 2013-10-31|