Meeting to shape our built environment

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Introduction to: Understanding buildings

Understanding buildings (or Architecture for non-architects) is a half-day session looking at the basics of building design; proportions, details and materials. We will work through some of the basic areas of skills and knowledge aimed at less experienced officers and private sector practitioners.

In this session you will:

  • Develop an understanding of architectural principles used in the development of a plan
  • Develop an understanding of the proportions of architectural typologies including heights of buildings and the approach to the design of the façade
  • Develop an understanding of detailing and materials in contemporary architecture

Delivered by:

David Tittle, Head of Design Advice, DSE
Laura Lewis-Davies, Learning Manager, DSE

Guest speaker / facilitator:

Gavin Finnan, Maccreanor Lavington

Time: 13:00 – 16:30
Date: Thursday 21st November 2019
Location: Sevenoaks District Council, Argyle Rd, Sevenoaks, TN13 1HG

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Message to our Local Authority members: Please check with your KPOG representative who will be able to book places at this event on your behalf.

Non-members will be charged £95.00 pp + Vat.

Please note the arrival/registration time may be slightly earlier than the advertised event time. Confirmed delegates will be notified of all programme timings in their welcome message.

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