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Area/Catalogue
BUIL 3005

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
013259

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Art, Architecture and Design

Course aim

To introduce students to principles applicable to the design detailing and construction of fixed furniture, joinery and interior elements.

Course content

Students will develop knowledge in detailing theory and practice and the relationship between part and whole; the relationship of structural principles and human factors in the design of fixed furniture and joinery; material selection and suitability; connections and jointing systems; hardware and the assembly of natural and composite materials; interior detailing related to commercial interior design projects. Students will develop skills in the preparation of technical drawings, schedules and specifications, integration of building and communication services.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Successful completion of the first year of the Bachelor of Interior Architecture (DBIR).

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Lecture 1.5 hours x 5 weeks
Studio 4 hours x 6 weeks
Workshop 1 hour x 6 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 WEST
Precedent Study 1575 words 35% N/A
Joinery Documentation Assignment 2925 words 65% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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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
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* 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 Art, Architecture and Design

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