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.

2022 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 2

1 Aug 22 - 30 Oct 22

6 Dec 22

Last self enrolment:
14 Aug 22

31 Aug 22

Last withdraw without fail:
16 Sep 22


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
On successful completion of this unit students will be able to:
#Unit Learning Outcome Description
ULO1Select and review materials and equipment essential for construction of buildings and civil infrastructure
ULO2Consider and apply relevant codes/ standards, permits/approvals and consultations required in construction projects
ULO3Interpret, use and communicate engineering designs and drawings for construction of buildings and civil infrastructure
ULO4Plan, propose and review temporary works for building construction and infrastructure works
ULO5Recognise and evaluate construction methods, processes, techniques and systems