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Area/Catalogue
BUIL 4030

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Fully Online
Yes

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Course ID
164084

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Unit Value
4.5

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UniSA Online Elective Course
No

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Timetable/s

2018 timetable due for release in October.

Course aim

To interpret and relate the Development Act and Regulations, to building, planning and environmental controls and their application to development and to the practice of building surveying and planning.

Course content

The Development Act and Regulations, the Building Code of Australia, the building approval system, certification and plan checking. Statutory obligations of Local Government and private industry. Case Studies, Referee hearings, planning appeals, enforcements, court proceedings and the role of Unions. Simulated appeal/referees hearing.

Textbooks

Government of South Australia, Australian Building Codes Board (ABCB) 2013, The Development Act and Development Regulations, Australian Building Codes Board, Building Code of Australia

Prerequisites

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching Method

Component Duration
EXTERNAL, UNISA ONLINE, ONLINE
Online 10 weeks x N/A

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.

Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
EXTERNAL, UNISA ONLINE, ONLINE
Assignment 2000 words 50% N/A
Class Test N/A 10% 1 hour
Examination N/A 40% 3 hours

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.1250
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Online Course Facilitators

School of Natural and Built Environments

Degree this course is offered in