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SSUD12-304: Asset and Facilities Management

Description

This subject relates to the stewardship of an organisation's infrastructure (premises and services) to facilitate and accommodate its activities, commercial or sporting. Asset and facilities managers are today challenged not only to ensure infrastructure is aligned with the goals of the organisation, but also to wider social agenda such as sustainability and climate change adaptation. A functional approach through case studies is taken to introduce tools and techniques for the practical operation and value maintenance of building assets. The role of technology in managing physical assets is also explored.

Subject details

Type: Undergraduate Subject
Code: SSUD12-304
EFTSL: 0.125
Faculty: Faculty of Society and Design
Credit: 10
Study areas:
  • Construction, Property, and Planning
Subject fees:
  • Commencing in 2021: $3,890.00
  • Commencing in 2021: $5,260.00

Learning objectives

1. Describe the role of property assets and facilities within the contemporary economic, business and social environment. 2. Devise a strategic facilities management plan including a budget. 3. Identify the tools and techniques for managing facilities services and its impact on service delivery. 4. Apply and evaluate methods of assessing the performance of assets and facilities.

Enrolment requirements

Requisites:

Nil

Assumed knowledge:

Assumed knowledge is the minimum level of knowledge of a subject area that students are assumed to have acquired through previous study. It is the responsibility of students to ensure they meet the assumed knowledge expectations of the subject. Students who do not possess this prior knowledge are strongly recommended against enrolling and do so at their own risk. No concessions will be made for students’ lack of prior knowledge.

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