NBC1111 - Fundamentals of Building Construction
|1.||Differentiate between and present in detail construction principles and processes including building components, systems and services for low rise buildings covered by NCC;|
|2.||Critically assess construction documentation for constructability and compliance with codes and standards;|
|3.||Work individually and collaboratively to develop the procurement process for a project including objectives, strategies, inspections, temporary works and waste management;|
|4.||Advise the construction requirements for acoustic insulation and fire safety to prospective clients;|
|5.||Resolve routine and unfamiliar problems in regards to construction principles and methods for commercial and industrial buildings using information, technology, logic and ethical decision making; and|
|6.||Apply a range of personal and interpersonal skills to communicate effectively to a variety of specialist and non-specialist audiences within the building construction field.|
|Presentation||Team Project Oral Presentation||5%|
|Assignment||Team Project Report||35%|
|Test||Three (3) Class Tests||60%|
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