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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Four hours of lectures, seminars, tutorials and site visits per week. Total time commitment: 150 hours. |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|Prerequisites:||702-237 Construction Technology 2A, 702-238 Structural Systems and 702-308/889 Structures and Construction 3A, or equivelant.|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorMr Peter Ashford
|Subject Overview:||This subject is an extension of the structural behaviour, design and construction detailing covered in Construction Technology 2A and 2B. The structural design concepts are extended and related to the varying construction techniques required. More advanced aspects of design detailing, documentation and construction methods for the following: precast concrete building systems including tilt slab construction; basements and site retention; industrial pavements; steel portal frames and steel frame systems.|
|Assessment:||One three-hour examination (70%). Written and drawn assignments equivalent to not more that 2000 words (30%). Regardless of assignment results, a minimum grade of 40% must be achieved in the examination in order to pass the subject.|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:||On completion of the subject, students should be able to: |
On completion of the subject students should have developed the following skills and capacities:
Graduate Diploma in Building Surveying |
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