In this course, guidance is given to students on how to identify a research problem. Instructions are provided which enable students to perform effective literature reviews. Students are presented with various research paradigms and models of methodology and assist with designing an appropriate method for their research. Students are trained in the analysis and presentation of results, exposition of processes and methods used and conclusions drawn. Guidelines outlining the preparation and writing of a research dissertation and or a project are provided at the conclusion of the course.


  • To provide students with a firm foundation/underpinnings of research from which they can undertake a research problem
  • To provide students with an understanding and appreciation of the importance of advanced research in the area of architecture
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