(Awarded by Nanyang Institute of Management)

In the engineering and social sciences, the term built environment, refers to the human-made environment that provides the setting for human activity, ranging in scale from buildings to cities and beyond. It has been defined as “the human-made space in which people live, work and recreate on a day-to-day basis. The built environment encompasses places and spaces created or modified by people to serve their needs of accommodation, organization and representation. 


This course is an intentional, compact and interactive induction programme to the Built Environment sector. With content co-developed by individuals and team in the Built Environment sector, the programme gives participants a rich and insightful experience. It covers several key focus areas, a background of the Built Environment sector, ecosystem and challenges of the sector, professional pathways and competency development, as well as prospects and outlook.