48340 Construction6cp; 4hpw, on campus, weekly. Forms of attendance, mode of delivery and assessment requirements in this subject have changed to enable social distancing and reduce the risks of spreading COVID-19 in our community. Consequently, the Subject Outline information for this subject has changed. Details of the changes are published in an addendum to the Subject Outline which is available on UTSOnline/Canvas.
Requisite(s): 48310 Introduction to Civil and Environmental Engineering
Fields of practice: Civil Engineering program
The objective of this subject is to give a broad-based introduction to the construction industry and to emphasise the technical and managerial skills needed by engineering professionals working in this area. Much of the value and strength of the subject relates to the development of an understanding that a leadership role in engineering construction projects requires a holistic approach that blends technical skill, logical reasoning, judgement and managing activities and people. The construction industry requires all of these aspects to be constantly applied to a myriad of issues both large and small.
Autumn session, City campus
Spring session, City campus
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- Subject EFTSL: 0.125