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Programming, Planning & Practice

Programming, Planning & Practice

Brightwood Architecture Programming, Planning & Practice

Exam Prep for the ARE® 4.0 Programming, Planning & Practice Exam

The Programming, Planning & Practice exam will test your knowledge and skills relating to architectural programming; environmental, social, and economic issues; codes and regulations; and project and practice management. You will need to assess client needs and requirements to develop a master plan and program and establish a preliminary project scope, phasing, budget, and schedule. In the vignette, you will delineate areas suitable for the construction of buildings and other site improvements, responding to regulatory restrictions and programmatic requirements. Question banks are now available for PPP!

Products and Packages for the PPP Exam:

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Packages
Programming, Planning & Practice Package 4.0—Brightwood Architecture Education Programming, Planning & Practice Package 4.0 $195.95  Add to Cart 

Brightwood Architecture Education offers comprehensive packages designed to help you focus on essential information for each division, as well as provide flexibility in how you study.

Includes:

  • Downloadable Practice Vignettes (Instant Access!)
  • OnDemand Review Seminar (Instant Access!)
  • Questions & Answers Handbook
  • Study Guide
  • Flashcards

Features:

  • 7-hour instructor-led on-demand review seminar
  • Content organized according to the ARE; includes codes and illustrations
  • Hundreds of questions and answers
  • A sample exam and a self-diagnostic tool
  • Online interactive exercises and video tips

OnDemand Review Seminar Agenda:

  • Programming and Analysis
  • Environmental, Social & Economic Issues
  • Codes & Regulations
  • Project & Practice Management
  • Site Zoning Vignette
Programming, Planning & Practice Seminar & Study Guide Package 4.0—Brightwood Architecture Education Programming, Planning & Practice Seminar & Study Guide Package 4.0 $149.95  Add to Cart 

This package includes a 7-hour on-demand seminar that reviews all of the content NCARB has outlined for the Programming, Planning & Practice ARE 4.0 exam. Presented by two experienced Brightwood Architecture Education instructors over the course of a day, this seminar is an effective and interactive way for candidates to prepare for one of the most challenging divisions in the ARE. Also included is a 388-page study guide.

Includes:

  • OnDemand Review Seminar (Instant Access!)
  • Study Guide

OnDemand Review Seminar Agenda:

  • Programming and Analysis
  • Environmental, Social & Economic Issues
  • Codes & Regulations
  • Project & Practice Management
  • Site Zoning Vignette
Individual Products
Programming, Planning & Practice QBank 4.0—Brightwood Architecture Education Programming, Planning & Practice QBank 4.0 $49.95  Add to Cart 

Build custom exams to focus your study efforts in the areas where you need extra help. Start studying today with instant access!

Features:

  • 213 questions with detailed answer explanations
     
  • Build custom exams using the topics and number of questions you select
     
  • Access your QBank 24/7
     
  • Receive instant access
Programming, Planning & Practice Study Guide 4.0 (Print)—Brightwood Architecture Education Programming, Planning & Practice Study Guide 4.0 (Print) $79.95  Add to Cart 

Brightwood's Programming, Planning & Practice Study Guide offers a comprehensive review of both theory and practice for the ARE Programming, Planning & Practice exam.

Features:

  • New strategic planning guide section
     
  • Material on new urbanism and sustainable design
     
  • Building prototypes and project types
     
  • Chapter and final exam questions with in-depth rationales
     
  • Includes illustrations, charts, and graphs
Programming, Planning & Practice Study Guide 4.0 (eBook)—Brightwood Architecture Education Programming, Planning & Practice Study Guide 4.0 (eBook) $79.95  Add to Cart 

Brightwood's Programming, Planning & Practice Study Guide eBook offers a comprehensive review of both theory and practice for the ARE Programming, Planning & Practice exam.

Features:

  • New strategic planning guide section
     
  • Material on new urbanism and sustainable design
     
  • Building prototypes and project types
     
  • Chapter and final exam questions with in-depth rationales
     
  • Includes illustrations, charts, and graphs

Books have print limits that can range from 2 pages at a time and up. NOTE: Print limits are for each instance of hitting "print." There is not a limit to how much you can print in total from your book.

Programming, Planning & Practice Q&A 4.0 (Print)—Brightwood Architecture Education Programming, Planning & Practice Q&A 4.0 (Print) $35.95  Add to Cart 

The Programming, Planning & Practice Questions & Answers handbook contains 168 questions with detailed answer rationales that save valuable study time by highlighting areas of weakness. This handbook also includes "check-all-that-apply" and "fill-in-the-blank" question types that may appear on the ARE.

Features:

  • 168 questions with detailed answers
     
  • Multiple-choice questions
     
  • "Check-all-that-apply" questions
     
  • "Fill-in-the-blank" statements
Programming, Planning & Practice Q&A 4.0 (eBook)—Brightwood Architecture Education Programming, Planning & Practice Q&A 4.0 (eBook) $35.95  Add to Cart 

The Programming, Planning & Practice Questions & Answers eBook contains 168 questions with detailed answer rationales that save valuable study time by highlighting areas of weakness. This eBook also includes "check-all-that-apply" and "fill-in-the-blank" question types that may appear on the ARE.

Features:

  • 168 questions with detailed answers
     
  • Multiple-choice questions
     
  • "Check-all-that-apply" questions
     
  • "Fill-in-the-blank" statements

Books have print limits that can range from 2 pages at a time and up. NOTE: Print limits are for each instance of hitting "print." There is not a limit to how much you can print in total from your book.

Programming, Planning & Practice Flashcards 4.0—Brightwood Architecture Education Programming, Planning & Practice Flashcards 4.0 $35.95  Add to Cart 

In the waiting room, at the airport, or on your lunch break, turn idle time into study time with Brightwood's Programming, Planning & Practice flashcards.

  • 468 terms and definitions
Programming, Planning & Practice Vignettes 4.0—Brightwood Architecture Education Programming, Planning & Practice Vignettes 4.0 $35.95  Add to Cart 

Brightwood's Programming, Planning & Practice Vignettes provide a unique study tool offering simulated practice for the ARE Programming, Planning & Practice exam.  Includes a suggested graphic solution for the Site Zoning vignette and analyzes the design principles involved in each solution.

Features:

  • Vignettes test to the latest standards
     
  • Rationales make solutions easier to understand
     
  • Similar to the ARE in style, standards, and number of vignettes
     
  • Downloadable PDF format
     
  • 12 months of online access from date of purchase
Programming, Planning & Practice OnDemand Seminar 4.0—Brightwood Architecture Education Programming, Planning & Practice OnDemand Seminar 4.0 $99.95  Add to Cart 

This seminar reviews all of the content NCARB has outlined for the Programming, Planning & Practice ARE 4.0 exam. Presented by two experienced Brightwood Architecture Education instructors over the course of a day, this seminar is an effective and interactive way for candidates to prepare for one of the most challenging divisions in the ARE.

Agenda:

  • Programming and Analysis
     
  • Environmental, Social & Economic Issues
     
  • Codes & Regulations
     
  • Project & Practice Management
     
  • Site Zoning Vignette
     
  • 12 months of online access from date of purchase


Books/Handouts:

  • Seminar Slides PDFs
Programming Planning & Practice Online Supplement 4.0 $59.95  Add to Cart 

The Brightwood Architecture ARE 4.0 Programming, Planning & Practice Online Supplement is a combination of our Study Guides and Question & Answer books. It includes interactive activities, quizzes, and a final exam.

Features:

  • Combination of Study Guide & Question & Answer books
  • Interactive activities to test knowledge base
  • Section quizzes
  • Final Exam
Architectural History ARE Study Guide 4.0 (Print)—Brightwood Architecture Education Architectural History Study Guide 4.0 (Print) $59.95  Add to Cart 

A general knowledge of architectural history is needed to fully prepare for the ARE. Brightwood's Architectural History explores the theories, influences, characteristics, and major monuments that have established the architectural tradition from ancient times through the 21st century. This text also makes a great reference title for your library.

Features:

  • Quizzes featuring 70 questions with detailed answers
     
  • 51 question practice exam with in-depth rationales
     
  • Numerous sketches, plans, and diagrams
     
  • Reference list of notable structures
Architectural History Study Guide 4.0 (eBook)—Brightwood Architecture Education Architectural History Study Guide 4.0 (eBook) $59.95  Add to Cart 

A general knowledge of architectural history is needed to fully prepare for the ARE. Brightwood's Architectural History explores the theories, influences, characteristics, and major monuments that have established the architectural tradition from ancient times through the 21st century. This eBook also makes a great reference title for your library.

Features:

  • Quizzes featuring 70 questions with detailed answers
     
  • 51 question practice exam with in-depth rationales
     
  • Numerous sketches, plans, and diagrams
     
  • Reference list of notable structures

  Books have print limits that can range from 2 pages at a time and up. NOTE: Print limits are for each instance of hitting "print." There is not a limit to how much you can print in total from your book.