Feb 13, 01

 

TOPIC : _6 Planning V ( Project Summary)

 

  1. OBJECTIVES:

 

    1. Homework review

q Layout Diagrams

q Modular Elements

q Budget Summary Sheet

q Approximate Budget Estimate

q Narrative Summary

    1. Adjust budget estimates to local cost rates and inflation.
    2. Review all Project Book assignments to date and validate Purpose and Importance descriptions.
    3. Write a business letter to a client, describing facility project planning methodology.
    4. Be able to pass the Facility Planning Quiz to be given next week.

 

  1. REFERENCES:
    1. Architectural Programming and Predesign Manager, R.G. Hershberger, 1999 ( CD ).
    2. Project Budgets for Buildings, D.E. Parker & A. Dell’Isola, 1991.

 

  1. TEXTS:
    1. How to Estimate with Means Data & Costworks, S.A. Murbarak, 1999.

2.      A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge ( PMI), By William Duncan 1996.

 

 

  1. WEB SITES:
    1. www.admin.ufl.edu/division/cp

 

 

  1. SUPPLEMENTS:
    1. Scope Management S 6-1
    2. Facility Planning Proposal Letter S 6-2
    3. Project Book S 6-3
    4. Cost Estimates S 6-4
    5. Quiz #1. S 6-5

 

  1. PREASSIGNMENTS: None

 

 

  1. HOMEWORK:  DUE FEB 19 at 10 am.  Bring copy of homework to class.      

 

    1. Read PMI text Chapter 5, p 47-58.  See Supplement 6.1 for details.
    2. Write a business letter to your client describing your methodology in performing Facility Planning.  See Supplement 6.2 for details.  Put in Project Book Format.
    3. Revise Project Book based on class discussions.  See Supplement 6.3 for details.
    4. Redo cost estimates from Supplement 4.5 and 4.6 based on class discussion and Supplement S 6.4.
    5. Complete Quiz #1. Supplement S 6.5.