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CMG3003 Building Services: Methods, Materials and Management

Short Description: Bldg Serv: Mthds,Mtls & M'ment
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Civil Engineering and Surveying
Student contribution band : Band 2
ASCED code : 040399 - Building not elsewhere classif
Grading basis : Graded


Pre-requisite: CMG1001 and CIV2502 or Students must be enrolled in the following Program: MEPR

Other requisites

Students are required to have access to a personal computer, e-mail capabilities and Internet access to UConnect. Current details of computer requirements can be found at


This course will cover knowledge related to reticulated services - water, power, gas, sewerage, telecom/data, drainage, vertical transportation (lifts and escalators), HVAC, BMS, lighting-acoustics, thermal performance, comfort conditions, indoor air quality, including design and installation principles. In doing so, the course will cover single buildings, multiple tenancy buildings, high-rise buildings, and residential sub-division development. Additionally, both the materials used and management strategies adopted will be covered.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2019 Online