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Area/Catalogue
CIVE 4033

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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

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Course ID
105313

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)
Course owner

Course owner
UniSA STEM

Course aim

To relate the design, engineering and scientific principles relevant to building pathology, asset management and remedial works. To synthesize the solutions to building failures and defects, their manifestation, causes and repair. Link the building pathology to the overall strategic and tactical management and operation of assets.

Course content

Building Pathology; Building inspection and report writing. Management of repair/remedial works in both a single project and as part of a program of works for a building facility; Specific services and skills required in relation to existing buildings and developments, e.g. dilapidation reports, technical due diligence inspections, defect identification and repair, and change of use. Strategic facilities and asset management and building operation; Space utilization and management; Sustainable asset and facilities management; Outsourcing and business continuity planning; Intelligent buildings and the role of digital and intelligent systems including 3D scanning and BIM in the occupancy phase.

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
Group presentation 10 slides 35% 10 minute presentation
Group presentation 10 slides 35% 10 minute presentation
Group project 2500 words per student 30% N/A
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, ONLINE
Group presentation 10 slides 35% 10 minute presentation
Group presentation 10 slides 35% 10 minute presentation
Group project 2500 words per student 30% 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

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