Systems, Processes and Technologies for Construction

CSM80011 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn Available to incoming Study Abroad and Exchange students


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 36 Hours

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

2024 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 2

29 Jul 24 - 27 Oct 24

3 Dec 24

Last self enrolment:
11 Aug 24

31 Aug 24

Last withdraw without fail:
13 Sep 24


Post Graduate
200 CPS

Aims and objectives

This unit aims to provide students with specialised knowledge and skills on various systems, processes and technologies for construction of buildings and civil infrastructure.
Unit Learning Outcomes (ULO)
On successful completion of this unit students will be able to:
Select and review materials and equipment essential for construction of buildings and civil infrastructure
Consider and apply relevant codes/ standards, permits/approvals and consultations required in construction projects
Interpret, use and communicate engineering designs and drawings for construction of buildings and civil infrastructure
Plan, propose and review temporary works for building construction and infrastructure works
Recognise and evaluate construction methods, processes, techniques and systems