16077 Advanced Construction Technologies6cp
This elective subject examines the structure and performance of various building structures (such as space frames) which are not generally covered within the core part of the program. It also looks at innovative building systems and examines issues such as the performance of buildings under unusual loading conditions and in fires. The subject also considers the latest developments in construction technology both within Australia and overseas. Students are required to evaluate these techniques to identify their applicability to the local building industry.
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