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Area/Catalogue
BUIL 5041

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
154802

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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 4)

Summer Term
(Study Period 7)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Art, Architecture and Design

Course aim

To further develop students' skills in the coordination, construction and assembly of buildings on site including the use of alternative and innovative materials, processes and technologies.

Course content

Students will further develop knowledge in the coordination of on-site activities and apply construction skills in footing, framing, cladding, masonry, and service technologies including solar, wind, water supply and waste disposal.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Practical 78 hours x over 2 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 (INTENSIVE)
Journal 450 words (equivalent) 10% N/A
Construction Assignment 3600 words (equivalent) 80% N/A
Documentation Assignment 450 words (equivalent) 10% 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

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