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Child care by design

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Childcare Resource and Research Unit

Description: The objective of this video and accompanying resource guide is to assist design and child care professionals who are building a new child care centre or renovating an existing one. Child care by design presents an overview of some important design principles that influence the effectiveness of any child care centre. The principles are based on the conviction that the most important attribute of any design solution should is how positively it contributes to children's development and well-being. This video is based on the work of Professor Gary T. Moore, Emeritus Professor of Environment-Behaviour Studies, Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning, University of Sydney. This video was produced in 1995.