This module focuses on the Stage zero and retrofitting projects, providing guidance on proposals and showing different approaches that can be used with clients in projects depending on its scale (large or small). The aim is to provide advice to young architects of how to approach retrofit opportunities and projects and the new knowledge gained into actual architectural works.
Additionally, it provides information on how to look for fiscal incentives and funding opportunities and procurement for retrofitting.
Lesson 1: Introduction to Stage zero
Lesson 2: How to create a retrofit project: key aspects, how to form a brief, how to approach clients
Lesson 3: Small/large scale retrofit projects
Lesson 4: Fiscal incentives and funding opportunities
Lesson 5: Procurement for retrofitting
Paola Boffo, architect
Anthi Valavani, architect, MSc Environmental Design and Engineering (UCL), CoRE Retrofit Coordinator
Walter Menteth, architect