SARC 221

Building Materials and Construction

Buildings are studied as assemblages of distinct yet interrelated systems. Students explore basic materials and methods of construction, gaining insight to structural and other performance outcomes. Construction is discussed as a dimension in the overall design activity.

Taught by the School of Architecture, part of the Faculty of Architecture & Design

15 points

Prerequisites
BAS Part 1;
Corequisites
None
Restrictions
ARCH/BBSC/ITDN 241.

Tuition fees

Domestic
$852.75
International
$3612.45

Assessment

Drawing Assignment 1 15%, Drawing Assignment 2 70%, Test 15%

Course outline 2014  (PDF Icon 835 KB). All PDF documents require Acrobat Reader.

Course outline 2013  (PDF Icon 561 KB). All PDF documents require Acrobat Reader.

CRN 18456

Coordinator: Morten Gjerde.

Trimester 1

Teaching dates 3rd March 2014 - 20th April 2014

  1. Monday
    09:30 - 10:20
    Vivian Street VSLT1/2
  2. Thursday
    08:30 - 09:20
    Vivian Street VSLT1/2

Teaching dates 5th May 2014 - 8th June 2014

  1. Monday
    09:30 - 10:20
    Vivian Street VSLT1/2
  2. Thursday
    08:30 - 09:20
    Vivian Street VSLT1/2