Conceptual design for structural engineers: an introduction (online)
Date & Time

3 February 2022 - 24 February 2022
10:30 - 12:30 GMT

Price
Member: £295 + VAT
(Early booking £265 + VAT)
 
 Standard: £395 + VAT
(Early booking £355 + VAT)

Conceptual design for structural engineers: an introduction (online)

Course
Date & Time

3 February 2022 - 24 February 2022
10:30 - 12:30 GMT

Price
Member: £295 + VAT
(Early booking £265 + VAT)
 
 Standard: £395 + VAT
(Early booking £355 + VAT)
Early booking discount

available until one month prior

This popular course is delivered as a series of interactive online sessions supported by individual study. It provides a theoretical framework for understanding conceptual design in the context of structural engineering.

Course dates

Thursday 3 February, 10:30 - 12:30 GMT
Thursday 10 February, 10:30 - 12:30 GMT
Thursday 17 February, 10:30 - 12:30 GMT
Thursday 24 February, 10:30 - 12:30 GMT

Sessions

Week 1 – Working with a brief
Week 2 – Developing ideas
Week 3 – Modelling and testing ideas
Week 4 – Bringing it all together

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course, you should be able to:

  • Explain the design process as a series of discrete steps
  • Describe the characteristics of a good design brief and use this knowledge to write your own brief
  • Describe and use techniques for idea generation
  • Describe and use techniques for modelling and testing your ideas

Intended for 

Structural engineers who are working towards taking the Institution of Structural Engineers Chartered Membership Exam.

Entry criteria 

None. 

Speaker

Oliver Broadbent

Oliver is the founder and director of Constructivist. He works with leaders, teams and organisations to help them build their creativity. He trains engineers and architects in conceptual design, and works with universities and colleges to create innovative new approaches to engineering education. Oliver is a Royal Academy of Engineering Visiting Professor in experience-led learning at Imperial College London and was awarded the Sir Misha Black Award for Innovation in Design Education in 2020.

Contact

Email - [email protected]

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