Graded Unit Time Line

Stage 1; Planning stage

First stage of Graded unit, the planning stage is about reviewing the project brief, preparing a time line action plan for the tasks to be carried out, completing a log diary, preparing a 750 (min) word report for the client on the roles and responsibilities of the design team members and their significance in this project, there should also be a reference page, referencing all the information used in this stage.

Thoroughly read project case study

12/27/2012 - 12/28/2012

Prepare Time Line action plan for tasks to be carried out

12/29/2012 - 01/01/2013

Prepare Time line and update it during development and evaluation stages.

Complete a detailed log diary of work carried out in stage one

12/31/2012 - 01/01/2013

Complete Content page for all three stages of project

01/01/2013 - 01/02/2013

Complete A contents page for the whole project

Time used to research information for stage one

01/02/2013 - 01/03/2013

Time used to research information for stage one

01/09/2013 - 01/10/2013

Prepare a word report, describing the roles of the members of the design team

01/15/2013 - 01/16/2013

Time used to research information for stage one

01/16/2013 - 01/17/2013

Complete Introduction/project brief for graded unit

01/20/2013 - 01/21/2013

Add details to documents/work such as page nums, headers and footers

01/23/2013 - 02/03/2013

Create an appropriate referencing system for all information used in stage one

01/23/2013 - 01/25/2013

Satge 2; Developing stage

Main part of project, required to carry out; two freehand sketched solutions, one solution to be developed into formal sketch, then the formal sketch to be developed into a scaled CAD drawing, protection of existing underground services to be described and detailed, list of materials used along with specifications and relevant standards, heat loss calculation and a list of the advantages of proposed design solution recommended to the client. Setting out plan and accuracy statement is also to be prepared in this stage.

Introduction to developing stage of the project

02/05/2013 - 02/06/2013

Brief intro to second stage of project

Apply details such as page numbers and header and footers to documents

02/05/2013 - 04/18/2013

Continuously apply details such as header and footers and page numbers to documents and work.

Prepare Freehand Sketches of two Designs solutions

02/05/2013 - 02/12/2013

Prepare freehand sketches of two possible design solutions

Create template contents page for Developing stage

02/07/2013 - 02/08/2013

Create reference page for all information used in stage 2

02/08/2013 - 04/25/2013

Continue to add to the reference page throughout the development stage of the project

One design solution to be developed into a formal annotated sketch

02/13/2013 - 02/17/2013

One design solution to be developed into a formal annotated sketch,

Develope the formal sketch into a scaled CAD drawing

02/18/2013 - 03/06/2013

the chosen solution is to be developed into a scaled working drawing or CAD generated drawing comprising plans, cross section and elevations

Discribe in detail the protection of existing underground services

02/26/2013 - 02/28/2013

Discribe in detail the protection of existing underground services

Provision of a list of materials used in construction of the extension

03/02/2013 - 03/04/2013

Provision of a list of materials used in construction of the extension, with performance specifications and relevant standards.

Complete a heat loss calculations through an external wall

03/06/2013 - 03/13/2013

Complete a heat loss calculations through an external wall using u-value

Complete a calculation of the total estimated cost of the project

03/13/2013 - 03/16/2013

Complete a calculation of the total estimated cost of the project.

Create a list of the advantages of the proposed design solution

03/27/2013 - 03/31/2013

Create a list of the advantages of the proposed design solution recommended to the client.

Create a setting out plan

04/01/2013 - 04/08/2013

To appreciate the scale of the proposed extension, a setting out plan is required

Create an accuracy statement

04/03/2013 - 04/07/2013

To appreciate the scale of the proposed extension, an accuracy statement is required

Stage 3; Evaluating stage

The reflection and evaluation stage of the project, comprising of an explanation of the compliance of the proposed design with the current building regulations, including comments on sustainability, an evaluation report of there performances in achieving the brief and also the lessons learned in a report, a completed log diary as evidence of activity through all three stages, and a report indicating my CPC might be developed in the light of my project performance.

Continuously update presentation details ie page numbers, headers and footers

04/01/2013 - 05/13/2013

Make sure high standard is demonstrated in submission of work

Create an explanation of the compliance of proposed design

04/26/2013 - 05/03/2013

Create an explanation of the compliance of proposed design with the current building regulations (Scotland) including comments on sustainability aspects.

Create a performance evaluation report in achieving the brief

04/28/2013 - 05/05/2013

Create a performance evaluation report in achieving the brief and the lessons learned, include intro, main structure to the report, appropriate conclusion (in total 500words)

Complete log/diary to use as evidence of activity throughout the 3 stages

04/30/2013 - 05/02/2013

CPD development expectations due to project performance

05/01/2013 - 05/12/2013

Indicate how CPD might develop in light of project performance

Final Submission date!

05/30/2013 - 05/31/2013