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16469 Professional Practice

Requisite(s): (16123 Introduction to Property OR 16136 Introduction to the Built Environment OR 16468 Introduction to the Built Environment)) AND (((96 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10214 Bachelor of Construction Project Management OR 96 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10215 Bachelor of Construction Project Management Bachelor of Arts International Studies)) OR ((96 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10011 Bachelor of Property Economics Bachelor of Arts International Studies OR 96 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10007 Bachelor of Property Economics))



This subject defines the liabilities of design, construction and property professionals. Contractual problems, ethics and issues in the construction/property industry are examined through the use of legal case studies. Legal research, professional codes and conduct and ethical behaviour are a central focus of this subject. Social responsibility and professional ethics for design, construction and property professionals provide a well-rounded foundation for practice in these disciplines. Approaches to ethical thought, including historical and cultural precedents, provide an evolutionary perspective of this subject.

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Spring session, City campus

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