Architect's Essentials of Professional Development by Jean R. ValenceArchitect's Essentials of Professional Development by Jean R. Valence

Architect's Essentials of Professional Development

byJean R. Valence

Paperback | July 30, 2003

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The architect's interest in continuing education has increased as a result of the national trend of state initiatives requiring continuing education for architect registration.

Architect's Essentials of Professional Development assists registered architects and architecture firms in designing their own professional development programme in the context of professional practice.

  • Information on this subject is in high demand
  • Covers strategic planning, programme design and assessment while taking into consideration the culture of different design firms
  • Assessment worksheets and questionnaires allow readers to personalise their books while discovering and implementing their own professional development goals and strategies
  • Practical, applied, concise, affordable and user-friendly
JEAN R. VALENCE is President of Blackridge, Ltd., a firm that provides management and marketing counsel to owners of design and construction firms. She is also Vice Chair of the Board of Directors of the Boston Architectural Center, a faculty member of the CES Firm Leadership Summits of the American Institute of Architects, and the 200...
Title:Architect's Essentials of Professional DevelopmentFormat:PaperbackDimensions:272 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.7 inPublished:July 30, 2003Publisher:WileyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0471236918

ISBN - 13:9780471236917

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Table of Contents



1. Competitive Edge.

2. Strategy.

3. Assessment.

4. Program Planing and Design.

5. Curriculum.

6. Coaching and Lessons Learned.

7. Mentoring.

8. Implementation.

9. Evaluation.

10. Learning from Learning.

Appendix: Suggested Learning Objectives for Architect's Essentials of Professional Development.