Flat Layout Affecting Social Interaction

Flat Layout Affecting Social Interaction. In: 3rd Undergraduate Seminar on Built Environment and Technology 2018 (USBET2018), September 2018, UiTM Cawangan Perak. (2018)


Living cost influences lifestyle. Shelter is regarded as a necessity in living. This has brought about the demand for low cost flats resulting in the rising number of such flats. Population living in this lifestyle bear the deficiency of basic accommodation and proper maintenance, due to unregulated inspection within their compound. Social integration within the population has become a key point in helping create a better society. From the layout design of the building until the facility is ready, every aspect must be taken care of, thus it will help in building a society space that spill into outdoors. This paper explores the social interaction between users in different kinds of flat layout. It is through this comparative study, the concept of how different flats’ configuration affects the different pattern of social behavior can be investigated.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Keywords: Building Layout, Outdoor Spaces, Low Cost Flats
Taxonomy: By Subject > Architecture, Planning & Surveying > Building Surveying
By Subject > Architecture, Planning & Surveying > Construction Management
Local Content Hub: Subjects > Architecture, Planning & Surveying
Depositing User: Nur Aqilah Russli
Date Deposited: 01 Aug 2021 15:05
Last Modified: 01 Aug 2021 15:05
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