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Area/Catalogue
ARCH 1033

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
153261

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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 provide students with introductory construction skills and knowledge utilised in the design of buildings of a domestic scale, and to understand the role and conventions of architectural drawings and documentation in communicating design.

Course content

Students will be introduced to the relationship of building structure to site, structural supporting strategies, building enclosure, materials, and the integration of building services. Students will apply structural and construction strategies to the design of domestic-scale buildings and communicate these strategies through architectural drawing and documentation.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Lecture 1 hour x 10 weeks
Tutorial 2 hours x 12 weeks
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Lecture 1 hour x 10 weeks
Tutorial 2 hours x 12 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
Project 675 words equivalent 15% N/A
Project 1575 words equivalent 35% N/A
Project 2250 words equivalent 50% N/A
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Project 675 words equivalent 15% N/A
Project 1575 words equivalent 35% N/A
Project 2250 words equivalent 50% N/A

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:
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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
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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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 Art, Architecture and Design

Degrees this course is offered in

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