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7Cs on the ground : process of design for an outdoor play space at a child care centre in Vancouver Nicholls, Jamie Peter


This thesis attempts to describe the process and elements of design for the outdoor yard of a licensed group child care centre located on Vancouver Board of Parks property. It explores the case of a proactive, action research method applied to a design problem in the public realm. It proposes a course of action for the site researched in the study and to the process of designing outdoor environments for early childhood.

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