Traverse bridge, road and rail, mining, oil and gas and waterway infrastructure associated with the resources sector. By learning in the field, you’ll inspect and evaluate a range of infrastructure construction methods and management processes.
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- 25 Aug 2019
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At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- evaluate and select different methods for constructing infrastructure projects
- evaluate the management processes used in infrastructure construction projects.
- Bulk Excavation
- Caissons / Cofferdams
- Mining and Environment
- Oil and Gas
- Concrete Pumping
- Future Trends
- Discussion forum/Discussion Board
- Online Quizzes/Tests
- Online assignment submission
- Standard Media
- Web links
- Resources and Links
- Printable format materials
- Online Assessment
You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:
Note: Level 3 subjects normally assume a moderate level of prior knowledge in the area, eg from completing all Level 2 subjects or relevant experience.
No special requirements
This subject examines infrastructure based projects found mainly in the resources sector such as oil, gas and mineral extraction and treatment industries including roads, railways and waterways. Construction techniques and management processes adopted in infrastructure projects are also investigated. Fieldwork is a component of this subject.
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- Test (20%)
- E-journal reflection (30%)
- Invigilated exam (50%)
Textbook information is pending.