Professional Practice 2 is a subject wherein students shall be exposed to fundamental skills, strategies, and relevant information to conduct professional architectural practice. Professional Practice 2 will emphasise project management skills and procedures, including attention to contracts, legislation, codes, standards, and other frameworks for the procurement and delivery of projects. An understanding of how to organise project documentation - drawings and specifications - as well as contractual agreements, shall be developed.
|Faculty||Faculty of Society & Design|
1. Understand the legislative structure in Australia, general legal concepts and the statutory instruments that affect architecture and the built environment such as the planning framework and building control legislation. (ANZAPAP National Competency Standards 3.1.4, 3.3.2, 4.1.4, AIA Tertiary Education Policy 3.4.1)
2. Understand the different methods of procurement for buildings and of the processes and procedures that are required to execute and administer a traditional standard form building contract. (ANZAPAP National Competency Standards 3.2.2, 3.2.3, 3.2.6, 3.3.1, 3.3.2, 3.4.1, 4.1.5, AIA Tertiary Education Policy 3.4.1, 3.4.2)
3. Demonstrate communication and project management skills required for building procurement. (ANZAPAP National Competency Standards 4.1.5, AIA Tertiary Education Policy 3.4.1)
Faculty approval required.
This subject is not available as a general elective. To be eligible for enrolment, the subject must be specified in the students’ program structure.
Future offerings not yet planned.