Joti Weijers-Coghlan – Relationship with builders

Our guest in this episode is educator Joti Weijers-Coghlan from the University of South Australia. Joti established the design and construction program at UniSA and has been the driving force behind educating students about the construction process. Joti shares why it’s important for architecture students to understand construction, the need for construction knowledge when dealing with issues on site, and how design can be improved when thinking about construction from the outset. This interview is conducted by Chris Morley who is an EmAGN committee member based in South Australia.