Management Practice Law III

University of Cape Town

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Management Practice Law III

  • Host University

    University of Cape Town

  • Location

    Cape Town, South Africa

  • Area of Study

    Architecture, Legal Studies, Urban Studies and Planning

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

    12
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    2
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    3
  • Overview

    This course aims to provide a broad understanding of social and organizational principles which influence the production of the built environment, as well as business principles of practice management related to architectural design and practice. Economic and legal principles are introduced in global and national contexts, giving emphasis to the following two themes: production of the built environment (incl. financial, sectorial, professional and ethical issues) and regulation of the built environment (providing an overview of multiple legislative frameworks and responsibilities, and documentation methods).

Course Disclaimer

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.