The four Design Fundamentals are applied at every project stage (programming - occupancy): design is non-linear yet always moving toward critical project goals.
Bring (something) into existence; cause (something) to happen as a result of one's actions.
Systematic investigation and study undertaken to establish facts and reach new conclusions.
Process by which a system or components are compared against requirements and specifications.
To set down in permanent form for the purpose of preserving evidence.