Integrated Construction Project 1 - 2017

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Unit summary

CME403

  • Level of Study: Undergraduate Level 4
  • Study load: 0.125 EFTSL
  • Delivery method: Fully Online
  • Prerequisites: Yes
  • Duration: 13 weeks
  • Government loans available: FEE-HELP, HECS-HELP
  • Availability for 2016: SP1 , SP3
  • Availability for 2017: SP1 , SP3
  • Assessment: Group Project - Group case study project (35%) , Presentation (25%) - Learn more

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2017 Fees
AUD$
Domestic 1,131.00
HECS 1,131.00
International 1,381.00

This unit was previously known as CME403 Integrated Project A.

This unit integrates academic learning with its application in the workplace and can be completed through a simulated virtual project or through a project in the workplace. Students will work in a collaborative construction environment to apply and evaluate innovative planning, design and construction processes and practice.

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At the completion of this unit students will be able to:

  1. integrate knowledge and skills with professional practices in the construction industry
  2. apply, reflect upon and critique professional practices in the construction industry
  3. solve industry problems through integration of knowledge and skills.
  • Group Project — Group case study project (35%)
  • Presentation (25%)
  • Report1 — Reflective report (20%)
  • Report2 — Reflective report (20%)

Note: Level 4 units normally assume a moderate level of prior knowledge in the area, eg from completing all Level 3 units or relevant experience.

  • Broadband access — Continual Broadband Access

In order to enrol in this unit, you must be accepted into one of the following courses:

Please visit the course details page and read the Requirements tab for more information about eligibility.

This unit addresses the following topics.

NumberTopic
1Demand, Supply and Elasticity
2Market Structure
3Firm Production
4Schools of Strategy and Market
5Competitive Advantage - External
6Competitive Advantage - Internal
7Business Growth and Product Life-Cycle
8Accounting
9Design Process
10Design Management
11Constructability

This unit is delivered using the following methods and materials:

Instructional Methods

  • Discussion Forum/Discussion Board
  • Online assignment submission
  • Standard Media
  • Web links

Online materials

  • Online Assessment
  • Printable format materials
  • Resources and Links

This unit is a core requirement in the following courses:

This unit may be eligible for credit towards other courses:

  1. Many undergraduate courses on offer through OUA include 'open elective' where any OUA unit can be credited to the course. You need to check the Award Requirements on the course page for the number of allowed open electives and any level limitations.
  2. In other cases, the content of this unit might be relevant to a course on offer through OUA or elsewhere. In order to receive credit for this unit in the course you will need to supply the provider institution with a copy of the Unit Profile in the approved format, which you can download here. Note that the Unit Profile is set at the start of the year, and if textbooks change this may not match the Co-Op textbook list.

Textbook information for this unit is currently being updated and will be available soon. Please check back regularly for updates. Alternatively, visit the The Co-op website and enter the unit details to search for available textbooks.

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