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Monash University Handbook 2010 Undergraduate - Unit

6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

FacultyFaculty of Engineering
OfferedClayton First semester 2010 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Dr F Collins


Introduction to the nature of civil engineering construction projects. Construction technology including equipment performance, construction techniques, prefabrication, concrete, steel, timber, foundations, buildings, roads, formwork etc. Relevant OHS and site environmental management issues and requirements. Industry experience gained by working with a construction company. The student will be required to submit a 4000 word major report describing this experience at the completion of the semester.


Project: 30%
Major report (4000 words): 40%
Examination (2 hours): 30%

Chief examiner(s)

Professor Xiao-Ling Zhao

Contact hours

12 hours per week


CIV2222 (or CIV2223 or CIV2225 or CIV2226)