|1.||Discuss the types and functions of domestic buildings, and regulations that apply to them;|
|2.||Distinguish between the functions, materials, configuration(s) and details of the major components in domestic building;|
|3.||Develop specifications for minor works and dwellings;|
|4.||Explain the protocols and the aims, objectives and points to be observed when undertaking inspections of domestic buildings; and|
|5.||Identify, define and distinguish between the roles and the activities of building clients, designers and contractors, and their involvement within the design and construction processes.|
|Test||Two (2) Class Tests (Test 1 10% 1 hour) Test 2 15% 1.5 hours)||25%|
|Report||Team Report in response to Client Brief. Part 1 (Teams of 3 - 4 with individual contributions approx. 500 words)||30%|
|Report||Team Report in response to Client Brief. Part 2 (Teams of 3 - 4 with individual contributions approx. 600 words)||35%|
|Presentation||Mock Professional Presentation on inspection processes.||10%|
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