Management Practice Law III
University of Cape Town
Cape Town, South Africa
Area of Study
Architecture, Legal Studies, Urban Studies and Planning
Taught In English
Host University Units12
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits2
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units3
Hours & Credits
OverviewThis 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).
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.