Functional Program Article- Book Resource
Welcoming Professional Diversity (page 85): The decisions made during the early stages of a project will have a significant impact on the project’s outcome. A functional program is a useful way to document project requirements, constraints, and design decisions. It should be developed by an interdisciplinary design team that includes the staff members who will look after the facility once it is built. Use the Functional Program Keys resource to guide your program development and explain the benefits of a functional program to your team.