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Initial Code Analysis - Area

8m 13s

In this ARE 5.0 Programming and Analysis Exam Prep course you will learn about the topics covered in the ARE 5.0 PA exam division. A complete and comprehensive curriculum, this course will touch on each of the NCARB objectives for the ARE 5.0 Programming and Analysis Exam.

Registered architect Jen Park will discuss assessing project needs, limitations, and opportunities through a series of lecture videos, as well as 2D and 3D models. Throughout this course, you will learn how to exhibit proficiency in evaluating project categories, defining project requirements both qualitatively and quantitatively, examining the project's site and surroundings, and appraising economic considerations. These lecture videos will be interspersed with a series of scenario videos featuring OTJ Architects and their new mixed-use project in Chicago as it relates to programming and analysis.

When you are done with this course, you will have a thorough understanding of the content covered in the ARE 5.0 Programming and Analysis Exam.

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Different construction types outlined in the International Building Code, or IBC, impact allowable building areas, focusing on fire resistance requirements and potential classifications as unlimited area buildings for Type I and Type II structures. Understanding these distinctions is fundamental in making informed decisions during the architectural design process and ensuring that your project complies with the relevant building codes. So, we oftentimes perform a code analysis at the onset of a project, and that's done by our project architect who's really in charge of the project.

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ARE 5.0 Programming and Analysis Exam Prep

Duration: 9h 38m

Author: Jen Park