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Focus and Scope

The focus is on the outcomes of design activity from academic members of staff and their collaborators at the Welsh School of Architecture.

The activities embrace all dimensions of design but are focused primarily on the built environment.

Publication Frequency

Items in this series will be published twice yearly, as part of an issue.

Open Access Policy

This series provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Authors of articles published remain the copyright holders and grant third parties the right to use, reproduce, and share the article according to the Creative Commons license agreement.

Archiving Policy

The series' publisher focuses on making content discoverable and accessible through indexing services. Content is also archived around the world to ensure long-term availability.

  • Journals and series are indexed by Google Scholar and available for harvesting via OAI-PMH.
  • DOAJ registration will be completed for our journals and series on an individual basis as soon as possible.
  • To ensure permanency of all publications, this series utilises the Portico service to create permanent archives for the purposes of preservation and restoration.
  • Journal and series content is also made available via Cardiff University‚Äôs institutional repository, ORCA.

If the series is not indexed by your preferred service, please let us know by emailing or alternatively by making an indexing request directly with the service.



This is a new series that builds on the activities of the established Design and Practice Research Group within the Welsh School of Architecture.

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