School of Architecture

SARC-251 – History of Building Technology

Points:15Prerequisites:SARC 121 or 151
Faculty:Architecture & DesignCorequisites:None
School:ArchitectureRestrictions:BBSC 271;

The historical, social and economic development of construction methods, materials and systems. The impact, relevance and importance of the scientific, industrial and information technology revolutions. Trends in the international development of building technology, with a primary focus on New Zealand. Also labelled as BILD 251.

Also offered as:  BILD 251

Tuition Fees

2014: domestic $852.75     international $3,612.45


Project One 40%, Project Two 40%, Test 20% 

Course outline 2013  (PDF Icon 1.2 MB). All PDF documents require Acrobat Reader.

Course outline 2012  (PDF Icon 1.1 MB). All PDF documents require Acrobat Reader.

Trimester 2 2014

* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.

CRNFrom/ToDaysTimeBuilding [Campus]RoomInstructor
18388 14 Jul – 24 Aug 2014Mon, Thu1540 - 1730Vivian Street [Te Aro]LT2Nigel Isaacs
8 Sep – 19 Oct 2014Mon, Thu1540 - 1730Vivian Street [Te Aro]LT2