Extensive notes covering all lecture material and key learning outcomes including:
- Understanding the design principles underpinning housing shelter – structure, enclosure, services;
- Understanding and interpreting residential documentation including architectural, construction and shop drawings;
- Understanding and using the Building Code of Australia and key Australian Standards to design housing elements such as concrete slabs, floors, walls and roof systems;
- Understanding the roles of the various actors in housing production, clients, builders, sub-contractors, building inspectors, product manufactures;
- Linking basic structural design concepts with current residential construction practices;
- Identifying design and construction solutions on building sites through critical observation;
- Communicating design and construction solutions by means of sketches and drawings;
- Identifying and evaluating alternative design and construction systems.


Semester 1, 2020

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