Climate Change Adaptation
Full price: $134.00
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Adapt or Mitigate?
How does Climate Change affect design professionals? How will architects deal with climate change adaptation issues? What options and resources are available?
This 2 hour seminar with Dr. Dominique Hes examines the challenges and considerations architects face and discusses the approaches and strategies they can put into practice.
AACA Competency: Design
Dr. Dominique Hes: Lecturer, University of Melbourne
Dominique Hes is a Lecturer at the University of Melbourne and received a Science degree from Melbourne University followed by a graduate diploma in Cleaner Production. She received her Doctorate in 2005 from RMIT University, Melbourne with a thesis that investigates her practice in supporting the integration of sustainability in building projects. Her research interests are identifying and filling the knowledge gaps in sustainability practice and application in the built environment.
She has carried out research on Victorian residential projects such as the Commonwealth Games Village and Aurora; commercial projects such as Melbourne City Council's Council House 2 and local government projects such as Reservoir Civic Centre.
Her most successful publication is the ESD Design Guide for Australian Government Buildings, which is in its third edition.
Course structure and materials
Length of course
Continuing professional development hours
2 formal Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points.
This course is recognised under the GBCA CPD program with 2 points.
Donít forget to submit your request for GBCA CPD points via the CPD Learning Portal. Points are not automatically allocated.
After completing this course, you should be able to:
National Competency Standards in Architecture
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