Hawken Engineering Building Room S201 has undergone a refurbishment converting the space from didactic teaching to collaborative learning.

The brief for the refurbishment was summarised as follows:

  • To create a unique innovative and collaborative space reflecting UQ values and objectives
  • To provide a flexible teaching and learning environment that sparks curiosity and creates an atmosphere of interest
  • To enhance existing natural light and develop a stronger identity
  • To provide various settings to allow choice for users
  • To provide user friendly technology integration for flexible layouts and uses
  • To provide acoustics ensuring speech legibility for flexible layouts and uses