First and foremost, praise and thanks to God, the Almighty, for his overflowing blessings showered my architectural thesis journey. Through Him, I was able to complete the research successfully.
I want to express my deep gratitude and thank you to me advisers, Arch. Gregoria Mercado, Arch. Eden Gay De Abanico, Arch. Marie Grace Patadlas, and Arch. Rowee Apor, you have it was a fantastic mentor to me. I would like to thank you for inspiring me to pursue this research and to explore my strengths as an Architecture Student.
I would also like to thank Arch, my analysis consultant. Erika Vixeen Dia, for guiding me since day 1 of my architectural thesis journey. You’ve given me so much knowledge and essential techniques when dealing with research like this. Your advice on both work and career has been invaluable.
To my panel of jury, Arch. Gregorio Jr.L Villaviza and Arch. Brigette Faye S. Cortez, I would like to thank you for allowing my defense to be a fun moment, and for your brilliant feedback and suggestions. I will always remember the ideas and key points you’ve imparted to me.
A big thank you to my very loving parents and the rest of the family, Jeanine Malabuyoc Policarpio and Roland Manuel Policarpio. Words can not describe how thankful I am for all the sacrifices you have made on my behalf. You’ve supported me financially and spiritually. Also, I express my gratitude to my core group whose been with me for the last five (5) years of my Architecture Journey, Mark Lester Enojado, Christine Joy Acosta, Trisha Mae Llames, Riana Cher Lindsay Jimenez, Divine Grace Factuar, Clarissa Montemayor, thanks to all of you I was able to finish this research. All this was possible because of your unending support, love, and care for me.