Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:July, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: approx 80 hours: 40 hours of lectures; 40 hours of class work or site visits. |
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|Recommended Background Knowledge:|| |
Office experience with a conservation practitioner.
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry.
CoordinatorProf David Young
Environments and Design Student Centre
Ground Floor, Baldwin Spencer (building 113)
Phone: 13 MELB (13 6352)
The characteristics and problems of the materials of historic buildings including stonemasonry; clay products; lime, cement and concrete; timber; and metals; and of conservation materials including stainless steel, epoxies, and membranes.
To give the ability to propose solutions for physical problems including decay, disintegration, structural failure, dampness, corrosion, and discolouration.
A pass requires a mark of at least 50% overall and at least 40% in each of the two components
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|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:|| |
Understanding of the characteristics and relative compatibility of building materials.
Master of Architecture |
Master of Architecture
Master of Design (Heritage)
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