Professional Practice II / Architecture 544 — Spring 2011
[Wednesdays, 10:00 a.m. – 11:50 a.m. — Art & Architecture,
Room B554]
REVISED SCHEDULE

Class
Date
Subject Matter
1
Jan. 12
Introduction, Legal Foundations, Dispute Resolution
Lecture notes (.pdf - 30 KB)
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2
Jan. 19
Licensing, Forms of Association
Lecture notes (.pdf - 113 KB)
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3
Jan. 26
Contract Law and Contract Formation
Lecture notes (.pdf - 25 KB)
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4
Feb. 9
Breach of Contract and Remedies for Breach
Lecture notes (.pdf - 25 KB)
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5
Feb. 14
The New B-101 Owner/Architect Agreement1
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6
Feb. 16
The New B-101 Agreement (cont.) and
related Owner-Architect Issues
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7
Feb. 23
Ownership of Drawings / Starting Your Own Practice
Lecture notes (.pdf - 123 KB)
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8
March 2
Office Management and Fee Calculation
(Guest Lecturer:  John Macsai)
Lecture notes (.pdf - 31 KB)
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9
March 9
MIDTERM EXAM
10
March 14
(6:00 p.m.)
Pizza Party, Midterm Review (at Schiff Hardin, 66th floor of Willis Tower f/k/a Sears Tower)
11
March 16
The A-201 General Conditions2
Lecture notes (.pdf - 25 KB)
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12
March 23
SPRING BREAK- NO CLASS
13
March 30
The A-201 General Conditions (cont.) and
Issues That Arise During Construction
Lecture notes (.pdf - 25 KB)
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14
April 6
Professional Liability /Construction Insurance
Lecture notes (.pdf - 18 KB)
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15
April 13
Alternative Project Delivery Methods
Lecture notes (.pdf - 89 KB)
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16
April 20
The Economics of Construction
Lecture notes (.pdf - 31 KB)
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17
April 27

FINAL EXAM

 

Adjunct Professor Mark C. Friedlander
c/o Schiff Hardin LLP
233 South Wacker Drive, Suite 6600
Chicago, Illinois 60606
Office: 312.258.5546
Fax: 312.258.5600
E-mail: mfriedlander@schiffhardin.com
Web site: http://www.schiffhardin.com/design-build
Office Hours By Appointment


 

1 AIA — B101 Standard Form of Agreement Between Owner and Architect (2007 ed.).

2 AIA — A201 General Conditions of the Contract for Construction (2007 ed.).