Maintenance Services and Rehabilitation
Available in 2012
|Callaghan Campus||Semester 2|
|Distance Education - Callaghan||Semester 2|
|TMC Educational Group||Semester 2|
Previously offered in 2013, 2011, 2010, 2009
This course explores the principles and practice relating to maintenance and rehabilitation work in built environment. These topics will be explored from multiple perspectives including the context of technology, standards, statutory control, planning and implementation, procurement cost and environmental impact.
On completion of this course students should be able to:
- Identify scope of rehabilitation work for dilapidated/obsolete buildings.
- Identify and apply appropriate structural and construction technologies to rectify maintenance problems.
- Prepare short and long term maintenance plans.
- Identify/apply appropriate standards and statutory controls for maintenance and rehabilitation work.
- Maintenance and Rehabilitation in context
- Building defects
- Introduction to structural defects and failures
- Internal forces in trusses, beams and columns
- Repair diagnosis and maintenance technology
- Maintenance Planning
- Cost Management
- Maintenance Information Management
- Maintenance Organisation
- Maintenance procurement and services delivery
Modes of Delivery
Distance Learning : IT Based
Problem Based Learning
Lecture: for 2 hour(s) per Week for 13 weeks
Tutorial: for 1 hour(s) per Week for 12 weeks