School of Architecture and Urbanism

FAU - Mackenzie Presbyterian University

Continuing Education

The FAU's Continuing Education Coordination offers Graduate Courses (Specialization) and University Extension [Short Courses] in Architecture, Urbanism and Design aiming at the professional development, refreshing your knowledge, or exploring a new area of interest.

It is responsible for proposing and managing courses required to attend constant changes in the professional market, proposing dynamic, active and permanent teaching-learning processes that absorb the scientific and technological advances and social needs that are presented daily to the professional Architect, Urbanist and Designer.

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In the second half of 2019 will be offered five courses of Graduate Courses (Specialization):

  • ARCHITECTURE, CITY AND REAL ESTATE DEVELOPMENT

The course is specifically aimed at architects and urban planners who want to deepen their production to the market including factors of urbanity and social commitment. It includes projects and feasibility studies as well as content underlying the visible Architecture. 

 

  • CONSTRUCTION DEVELOPMENT MANAGEMENT

Addresses real estate issues focusing on entrepreneurial profiles, incorporators agents, architects, engineers and various professionals interested in the processes of management of the development construction, from the site analysis, product design, projects and final work.

 

  • SUSTAINABILITY IN ARCHITECTURE AND URBANISM

Aims to deepen the theme Sustainability of the projects without losing the perspective of the comprehensive vision that the theme requires, including cities.

 

  • STRATEGIC DESIGN

Aims to expand complement and deepen knowledge in Design. Oriented to Designers, Architects, Administrators, Advertising professionals, Engineers and other professionals who work in areas of innovation and general corporate processes where Design has a strategic role.

 

  • TRANSCULTURAL DESIGN

Aims to develop contents for innovation with the use of visual methodologies to solve complex problems - "Design Thinking" - approaching the different relationships between different cultures in function of globalization and the various informational tools that bring them together in the contemporary world.

 

BESIDE THESE COURSES, WE WILL OFFER THE FOLLOWING UNIVERSITY EXTENSION [SHORT COURSES]:

  • ARCHITECTURE FOR RETAIL: NEW BUSINESS FORMATS

Addresses new business formats that include retail and Architecture related themes.

 

  • ARCHITECTURE IN WOOD

Addresses the contemporary use of this constructive and structural technique that has been transforming contemporary architecture.

 

  • ARCHITECTURE FOR RETAIL NEW TRENDS AND FORMATS