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DESIGN CRITERIA. The Inclusion of Elements in a Facilities Design. Design Elements. Structural Functionalism. The concept of structural functionalism is linked to the idea of carrying capacity. Note: Cage, Playing surface. Shuffleboard Courts concrete surrounded by asphalt.

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DESIGN CRITERIA

The Inclusion of Elements in a Facilities Design


Design Elements


Structural Functionalism

  • The concept of structural functionalism is linked to the idea of carrying capacity


Note: Cage, Playing surface


Shuffleboard Courts

concrete

surrounded by asphalt


Ambiance of an outdoor pool

concrete topped by chain link


  • Problem


Combination of relatively permanent material

with some sense of aesthetics


Hotel Playground – Rhodes

Colour, texture, materials


Playground in Paris park – material, colour, style


Compromise - may be difficult

Large vehicles + high volume

Turning area

Surface - wet and cold weather


Disney - water bridge for ferries


Tunnel Campground - North of Calgary


Physical Functionalism

  • Concern for movement


Pressure


Compromise


Disguise

Large numbers + few ‘high quality’ attractions

Distractions

Deception


Wet N Wild


Close to the ‘action’

Sense of anticipation

Value for wait time


Compromise

  • A straight road is the shortest distance


Cultural & Aesthetic Functionalism

  • Linkage to the value or image associated with the particular area, activity, or resource


  • The sense of what is ‘appropriate’ to the activity, facility or area

    • Example of a scenic outlook - the goal of say a distant mountain is important but so are the immediate surrounds - and the area between the viewer and the objective

    • A paper mill with attendant contamination and smells would not be appropriate

  • Senses of - balance, proportion, scale, colour, atmosphere and perspective are important


A) Order and Progression

  • There should be a logical progression of physical characteristics among the part of the offering


The Elmwood Club - the logic of entrance


The Car Park

Mobile trains from themed car areas

Distribution to different modes - ferry, monorail


Progression while travelling


Main entrance - theme

distribution of maps, services


Main Street


Busch Gardens

Entrance

Modes of transport

The logic of flow


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