Course Title: Select and manage building and construction contractors

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4274 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building)

Course Title: Select and manage building and construction contractors

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 40

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

BUIL5999C

City Campus

TAFE

130T Vocational Engineering

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term2 2014,
Term1 2016,
Term2 2016

BUIL5999C

City Campus

TAFE

174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term1 2017

Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: 61 3 9925 4468

Course Contact Email: vocengineering@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to select and prepare appropriate construction contracts, including the sections, clauses and conditions for low rise construction projects. The ability to interpret complex documents, communicate clearly and succinctly and negotiate are essential skills.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Nil



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CPCCBC5005A Select and manage building and construction contractors

Elements:

1. Manage the determination of subcontractor requirements.

2. Manage the review of subcontractor performance.

3. Establish terms and conditions for subcontractor engagement.

4. Manage the selection and engagement of subcontractors.

5. Evaluate subcontractor performance and compliance with contract requirements.


Learning Outcomes

Refer to elements


Overview of Assessment

Assessment will incorporate a variety of methods including written, oral, practical tasks and activities.Students will be asked to personally demonstrate to the teacher/assessor the practical skills gained during this course to the relevant industry standards. Assessment activities will occur throughout this course and feedback will be provided at regular intervals. 

Assessment Tasks

Students must pass each of the following assessment tasks to demonstrate competent.

Assessment

Weight %

Assessment 1

Observation Written assessment and Project

50%

Assessment 2

Case Study and Project

50%

these tasks assesses the following Course Learning Outcomes (CLOs):

Assessment Mapping Matrix 

Element / Performance Criteria Covered

Assessment 1

Assessment 2

1.1

X

 

1.2

X

 

1.3

X

 

1.4

X

 

1.5

X

 

2.1

X

 

2.2

X

 

2.3

X

 

2.4

X

 

3.1

X

 

3.2

X

 

4.1

X

 

4.2

X

X

4.3

X

X

4.4

X

X

4.5

X

X

5.1

X

X

5.2

 

X

5.3

 

X

5.4

 

X

5.5

 

X