Construction Ecology 2
Available in 2013
|Callaghan Campus||Semester 1|
|Distance Education - Callaghan||Semester 1|
Previously offered in 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006
This course explores the modern built environment through the impact of construction and design decision-making at a global, national and local level. Elements evaluation, assessment and rating for sustainable and resilient communities, environmental management will be integrated with the issues of cultural heritage protection, management and theory.
|Objectives||On completion of this course students should be able to:
- Identify and apply environmental management principles in the construction/design process.
- Identify and apply concepts of evaluation assessment and rating for sustainable and resilient urban planning, design and construction.
- Document the importance of the issues of significance, authenticity and resilience in cultural heritage protection.
- Identify and apply concepts of cultural heritage management.
- Present written concepts and ideas.
|Content||- Environmental management principles
- Evaluation for sustainable urban planning, design and construction.
- Sustainable evaluation and assessment concepts and methodologies.
- Introduction to building environmental rating/assessment tools.
- Concepts of resilience and resilient communities.
- Introduction to life cycle assessment.
- Introduction to cultural heritage protection and the Burra Charter.
- Cultural heritage protection and ESD: the role of cultural heritage in environmental protection.
- Significance, authenticity, tangible and intangible values in cultural heritage classification.
- Principles of cultural heritage management.
|Replacing Course(s)||Not applicable|
|Assumed Knowledge||ARBE1102 Construction Ecology 1|
|Modes of Delivery||Distance Learning : IT Based
Flexible Delivery / Student Centred Learning
|Teaching Methods||Case Study
Email Discussion Group
Problem Based Learning
Self Directed Learning
|Contact Hours||Lecture: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Tutorial: for 1 hour(s) per Week for 10 weeks
|Timetables||2013 Course Timetables for ARBE2101|