Construction Ecology 2
Available in 2012
|Callaghan Campus||Semester 1|
|Distance Education - Callaghan||Semester 1|
|TMC Educational Group||Semester 1|
Previously offered in 2013, 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.
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.
- 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.
ARBE1102 Construction Ecology 1
Modes of Delivery
Distance Learning : IT Based
Flexible Delivery / Student Centred Learning
Email Discussion Group
Problem Based Learning
Self Directed Learning
Lecture: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Tutorial: for 1 hour(s) per Week for 10 weeks