Professional Practice

ARC80005 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn Available to incoming Study Abroad and Exchange students

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

2024 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 1

26 Feb 24 - 26 May 24

2 Jul 24

Last self enrolment:
10 Mar 24

31 Mar 24

Last withdraw without fail:
12 Apr 24

Aims and objectives

This unit examines the operations and professional role of an architect during the construction phase of building, including fees, client agreement, processes of design and documentation, procurement, and construction administration

Unit Learning Outcomes (ULO)

Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:

1. Analyse the options for fee proposals and client agreement models.
2. Critically review the processes and professional roles of an architect in the delivery of services over a project and production of documentation.
3. Analyse the principles of professional contractual obligations.
4. Examine the processes of construction administration for the delivery of a building.