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CMG3003 Building Services: Methods, Materials and Management

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Surveying & Built Environment
Student contribution band : Band 2
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 29 May 2022

Requisites

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

Overview

Modern building today contains many different services and as such there is a need for understanding the processes used for constructing building services and the interaction these service have on each other both in relation to layout and construction methodology. The materials used, how the process is planned, scheduled and controlled is essential for the construction manager, in addition to applying commissioning procedures.

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, 2022 Online
Date printed 29 May 2022