unisa logo
books-library-folders

Area/Catalogue
CIVE 1001

graduate-cap

Course Level
Undergraduate

globe-earth-geography

Offered Externally
Yes

diploma-certificate-graduate-degree

Course ID
010270

pie-chart-graph

Unit Value
4.5

compass

University-wide elective course
Yes

calendar-2
Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Natural and Built Environments

Course aim

At the end of this course students will be able to demonstrate a working knowledge in respect to domestic building construction

Course content

Historical development of domestic construction. The supporting and enclosing functions of buildings. Operations of small building companies. Building elements and components and their sequencing including site clearing, foundations, footings, floors, walls, roofs and finishing trades. Elementary building services. Building regulations and standards, titles, set out of buildings, levelling and site works.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Lecture 2 hours x 13 weeks
Tutorial 1 hour x 13 weeks
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, ONLINE
External N/A x 13 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Assignment 1 house model 15% N/A
Assignment Approx. 2500 words 35% N/A
Examination N/A 50% 2 hours
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, ONLINE
Assignment 1 house model 15% N/A
Assignment Approx. 2500 words 35% N/A
Examination N/A 50% 2 hours

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
How to determine your Commonwealth Supported course fee. (Opens new window)

Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
How to determine the relevant non award tuition fee. (Opens new window)

Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Natural and Built Environments

Degrees this course is offered in

Checking your eligibility