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TSM2018 - Professional Practice
In this course, students develop an understanding of the business and practice issues of design professionals in a way that will help them succeed in their own practices. Topics covered include professional services, firm leadership, strategic planning, team building, staff development, standards of professional conduct, marketing, design services contracts, firm and project financial management, legal aspects of practice, risk and liability management, construction administration, and dispute resolution. Students are grouped as "principals" to lead and shape their "firms" by writing a strategic plan, marketing and interviewing for a project, negotiating a contract.

Prerequisites ( PR450 / Review <min grade = WV> or PRV0001 / Review <min grade = WV> )
Corequisites N/A
Fees N/A
Credits 3.00
Credit Types Academic

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