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SDCM71-314: Building Controls and Regulation

Description

In this subject students examine prescriptive and performance based building regulation with particular emphasis on the Building Code of Australia. Related environmental legislation affecting building work is investigated. Other topics include statutory requirements for certification of building works, building approvals, other statutory controls related to buildings including health and safety.

Subject details

TypePostgraduate
CodeSDCM71-314
EFTSL0.125
FacultyFaculty of Society & Design
Semesters offered
  • September 2019 [Non-Standard Offering]
  • January 2020 [Non-Standard Offering]
  • May 2020 [Non-Standard Offering]
Credit10
Study areas
  • Architecture and Built Environment
Subject fees
  • Commencing in 2019: $4,890
  • Commencing in 2020: $5,070

Learning outcomes

1. Demonstrate a sound working knowledge of key aspects of the Building Code of Australia and the ability to interpret relevant sections of the code as required.
2. Display an appreciation of the role and operation of prescriptive and performance based building regulation.
3. Display a working knowledge of statutory controls relevant to sustainability in the built environment.
4. Display a sound knowledge of the statutory requirements (at federal, state and local government levels) relevant to the certification of building works.
5. Demonstrate understanding of relevant health and safety regulations and controls.

Enrolment requirements

Requisites: ?

Nil

Restrictions: ?

Nil

Subject outlines

Subject dates

Non-Standard Offering
Enrolment opens11/11/2018
Semester start14/01/2019
Subject start11/02/2019
Cancellation 1?20/02/2019
Cancellation 2?22/02/2019
Last enrolment18/02/2019
Withdraw – Financial?28/02/2019
Withdraw – Academic?10/03/2019
Teaching census?27/02/2019
Non-Standard Offering
Enrolment opens18/03/2019
Semester start13/05/2019
Subject start10/06/2019
Cancellation 1?20/06/2019
Cancellation 2?22/06/2019
Last enrolment18/06/2019
Withdraw – Financial?29/06/2019
Withdraw – Academic?11/07/2019
Teaching census?28/06/2019
Non-Standard Offering
Enrolment opens14/07/2019
Semester start09/09/2019
Subject start07/10/2019
Cancellation 1?17/10/2019
Cancellation 2?19/10/2019
Last enrolment15/10/2019
Withdraw – Financial?26/10/2019
Withdraw – Academic?07/11/2019
Teaching census?25/10/2019