This unit of study examines the challenges of the contemporary construction industry, its key stakeholders and the role of a building surveyor. The objectives, function statements and performance requirements of the National Construction Code (NCC) of Australia are analysed and interpreted. The performance-based approach vs the prescriptive approach is compared and critically reviewed.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
Recommended texts and other reading and course materials will be listed in VU Collaborate.
This unit is studied as part of the following course(s):