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Damp Exercise

The practical application of theory explored in a series of lectures during Term 2, the Damp Exercise uses as its subject a building selected by the course displaying the effects of moisture ingress.

Following inspection of the building , students are required to write a report to the building owner setting out:

The assignment is to be of 3000 words including photographs, sketches and drawings, and written as a professional report as if for sending to the building owner.

Assessment will take into account:

The following are examples of notable submissions: