School Of Built Environment

Construction Communication (WSTC)Western Sydney University Unit Code: 700290.1


Student Contribution Band: 2

Level: 1

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Robert Paluzzano

Equivalent Units
300674 Engineering, Design & Construction Practice, 300975 Professional Competencies, 700038 Engineering, Design & Construction Practice (WSTC), 700107 Engineering, Design & Construction Practice (Assoc Deg), 301213 Construction Communication and 700154 Professional Competencies (WSTC)

Unit Enrolment Restrictions
Students must be enrolled at The College. Students enrolled in Extended Diploma courses: 7136 Dip Building Design Management Extended and 7137 Dip Construction Management Extended must have passed 40 credit points of preparatory units in order to enrol in this unit.

Teaching Periods

PeriodOffered  Campus  Contact
2020 Term 2  Yes  The College - Nirimba Education Precinct - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2021 Term 1  Yes  The College - Nirimba Education Precinct - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  
2021 Term 2  Yes  The College - Nirimba Education Precinct - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  

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About this Unit
This unit encourages students to explore professional responsibilities and challenges faced by construction professionals. Students are introduced to the construction management profession through the use of industry case studies and project problems. Students engage in a research and problem-solving task that addresses sustainability imperatives and fosters fundamental research and communication skills. Special emphasis is placed on academic and business literacy, project management and teamwork which equip students for subsequent academic and professional contexts.

6031.1Diploma in Building Design Management/Bachelor of Building Design ManagementCURRENT
6032.1Diploma in Construction Management/Bachelor of Construction TechnologyCONTINUING
6045.1Diploma in Construction Technology/ Bachelor of Construction TechnologyCURRENT
7015.7Diploma in Construction Management (exit only)CURRENT
7108.1Diploma in Building Design Management (exit only)CURRENT
7136.1Diploma in Building Design Management ExtendedCONTINUING
7136.2Diploma in Building Design Management ExtendedCURRENT
7165.1Diploma in Construction Technology ExtendedCONTINUING
7165.2Diploma in Construction Technology ExtendedCURRENT


A7158.1WSTC Building Design Management Extended - Recent School LeaverCURRENT
A7159.1WSTC Building Design Management Extended - Non-CredentialedCURRENT
A7160.1WSTC Building Design Management Extended - InternationalCURRENT
A7263.1WSTC Construction Management Extended - Recent School LeaversCURRENT
A7264.1WSTC Construction Management Extended - Non-CredentialedCURRENT
A7265.1WSTC Construction Management Extended - InternationalCURRENT
A7283.1WSTC Construction Technology Extended - Recent School LeaversCURRENT
A7284.1WSTC Construction Technology Extended - Non-credentialedCURRENT
A7285.1WSTC Construction Technology Extended - InternationalCURRENT
A7286.1WSTC Building Design Management Extended - Local Recent School LeaversCURRENT
A7287.1WSTC Building Design Management Extended - Non-CredentialedCURRENT
A7288.1WSTC Building Design Management Extended - InternationalCURRENT

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