C5256 - Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)

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RMIT program code: C5256
Plan name: Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)
Plan code: C5256A
National Program Code: CPC50210
Campus: City Campus
Full-Time Duration: 2 Years
Minimum Nominal Hours: 1506
CRICOS code: 073061E

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2019 Enrolment Program Structure

This qualification requires the completion of the following:

  C5256 Courses - Eighteen (18) units of competency are required - 13 Compulsory Units plus 5 Elective Units:
 

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C5256 Courses - Eighteen (18) units of competency are required - 13 Compulsory Units plus 5 Elective Units:

You may need to meet/consult with your Program Manager to clarify class sections.

Please refer to the grouping instructions below for first year, second year and part-time students. 

 

Commencing in February 2019

If you are commencing your program in February 2019, you have been allocated into one of the following class sections:

B1A
B1B
B1C
B1D
B1E
B1F
B1H
B1J
B1K
B1L
B1M
B1N

 

Part-time Study

If you are studying part-time, you will need to enrol into the following class section:

B10 

 

Industry

If you are a building industry student, please enrol into one of the following class sections:

BIG1 - 1st year student
BIG2 - 2nd year student

 

Continuing Students 

 


Commenced July 2018

If you commenced the program in July 2018 and are returning to study in February 2019, you will be allocated into the following class sections:

MB1A - students will enrol into MB1A for Semester 1 and MB2A for Semester 2.
MB1B - students will enrol into MB1B for Semester 1 and MB2B for Semester 2.
MB1C - You will receive an email notification of your group section from Program Manager Ahmet Ertuncay. Please contact Ahmet if you require further academic advice.

 

 

Commenced April 2018

If you commenced the program in April 2018 and are returning to study in February 2019, you will be allocated into the following class sections:

B2F

 

Commenced February 2018

If you commenced the program in February 2018 and are returning to study in February 2019, you will be allocated into the following class sections:

B1A please enrol into B2A
B1B please enrol into B2B
B1C please enrol into B2C
B1D please enrol into B2D
B1E please enrol into B2E
B1F please enrol into B2F
B1H please enrol into B2H

B1J - You will receive an email notification of your group section from Program Manager Ahmet Ertuncay. Please contact Ahmet if you require further academic advice.

B1K - You will receive an email notification of your group section from Program Manager Ahmet Ertuncay. Please contact Ahmet if you require further academic advice.

 


Commenced July 2017

If you commenced the program in July 2017 and are returning to study in February 2019, you will be allocated into the following class sections:

MB2A 
MB2B 

 

Repeating Courses

If you are repeating any courses please enrol into the following class section if available or seek academic advice from the Program Manager or Senior Educator.

 

Credit or Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)


If you have any enquires regarding credit or recognition of prior learning towards your program from an external training organisation please go to the following website for instructions on how to apply:

Apply for Credit

 


If you require academic advice please contact your Program Manager, Ahmet Ertuncay, at ahmet.ertuncay@rmit.edu.au or on 9925 8375.

C5256 Compulsory Units - Select ALL Thirteen (13) Courses

Course Title

Nominal Hours

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for low rise building projects (CPCCBC4001A)40YesBUIL5988CCity Campus2211 (BC1A)
2212 (BC1B)
2213 (BC1C)
2374 (B1A)
2375 (B1B)
2440 (B1C)
2441 (B1D)
2454 (B1E)
2455 (B1F)
2456 (B1H)
2457 (B1J)
2491 (B1K)
2492 (B1L)
2493 (B1M)
2494 (B1N)
2495 (BIG1)
1846 (BCMA)
1847 (BCMB)
2013 (MB1A)
2014 (MB1B)
2015 (MB1C)
2016 (MB1D)
2017 (MB1E)
Select and prepare a construction contract (CPCCBC4003A)40YesBUIL5984CCity Campus2246 (BC1A)
2247 (BC1B)
2248 (BC1C)
2668 (MB1A)
2669 (MB1B)
1868 (BCMA)
1869 (BCMB)
1912 (B1A)
1913 (B1B)
1922 (B1C)
1923 (B1D)
1936 (B1E)
1937 (B1F)
1938 (B1H)
1939 (B1J)
1958 (B1K)
1959 (B1L)
1960 (B1M)
1961 (B1N)
1962 (BIG1)
Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects (CPCCBC4004A)60YesBUIL5985CCity Campus2240 (BC1A)
2241 (BC1B)
2242 (BC1C)
2664 (MB1A)
2665 (MB1B)
1864 (BCMA)
1865 (BCMB)
1908 (B1A)
1909 (B1B)
1918 (B1C)
1919 (B1D)
1928 (B1E)
1929 (B1F)
1930 (B1H)
1931 (B1J)
1948 (B1K)
1949 (B1L)
1950 (B1M)
1951 (B1N)
1952 (BIG1)
2010 (B10)
Apply structural principles to residential low rise constructions (CPCCBC4010B)160BUIL6211CCity Campus2234 (BC1A)
2235 (BC1B)
2236 (BC1C)
2378 (B1A)
2379 (B1B)
2444 (B1C)
2445 (B1D)
2462 (B1E)
2463 (B1F)
2464 (B1H)
2465 (B1J)
2501 (B1K)
2502 (B1L)
2503 (B1M)
2504 (B1N)
2505 (BIG1)
2654 (B10)
1849 (BCMA)
1850 (BCMB)
2028 (MB1A)
2029 (MB1B)
2030 (MB1C)
2031 (MB1D)
2032 (MB1E)
Prepare and evaluate tender documentation (CPCCBC4013A)20YesBUIL5987CCity Campus2249 (BC1A)
2250 (BC1B)
2251 (BC1C)
2670 (MB1A)
2671 (MB1B)
1870 (BCMA)
1871 (BCMB)
1914 (B1A)
1915 (B1B)
1924 (B1C)
1925 (B1D)
1940 (B1E)
1941 (B1F)
1942 (B1H)
1943 (B1J)
1963 (B1K)
1964 (B1L)
1965 (B1M)
1966 (B1N)
1967 (BIG1)
Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for medium rise building projects (CPCCBC5001B)200YesBUIL5989CCity Campus2382 (B1A)
2383 (B1B)
2446 (B1C)
2447 (B1D)
2466 (B1E)
2467 (B1F)
2468 (B1H)
2469 (B1J)
2506 (B1K)
2507 (B1L)
2508 (B1M)
2509 (B1N)
2510 (BIG1)
2656 (B10)
2035 (MB1A)
2036 (MB1B)
2037 (MB1C)
2038 (MB1D)
2039 (MB1E)
Monitor costing systems on medium rise building and construction projects (CPCCBC5002A)60YesBUIL5990CCity Campus2666 (MB1A)
2667 (MB1B)
1910 (B1A)
1911 (B1B)
1920 (B1C)
1921 (B1D)
1932 (B1E)
1933 (B1F)
1934 (B1H)
1935 (B1J)
1953 (B1K)
1954 (B1L)
1955 (B1M)
1956 (B1N)
1957 (BIG1)
2011 (B10)
Supervise the planning of on-site medium rise building or construction work (CPCCBC5003A)200YesBUIL5991CCity Campus2386 (B1A)
2387 (B1B)
2448 (B1C)
2449 (B1D)
2470 (B1E)
2471 (B1F)
2472 (B1H)
2473 (B1J)
2513 (B1K)
2514 (B1L)
2515 (B1M)
2516 (B1N)
2517 (BIG1)
2658 (B10)
2044 (MB1A)
2045 (MB1B)
2046 (MB1C)
2047 (MB1D)
2048 (MB1E)
Manage construction work (CPCCBC5010B)150YesBUIL6236CCity Campus2662 (MB2A)
2663 (MB2B)
2002 (B2A)
2003 (B2B)
2004 (B2C)
2005 (B2D)
2006 (B2E)
2007 (B2F)
2008 (B2H)
2009 (BIG2)
Apply structural principles to the construction of medium rise buildings (CPCCBC5018A)300YesBUIL5993CCity Campus2606 (B2A)
2607 (B2B)
2608 (B2C)
2609 (B2D)
2610 (B2E)
2611 (B2F)
2612 (B2H)
2613 (BIG2)
2078 (MB2A)
2079 (MB2B)
Apply principles of OHS risk management (BSBOHS504B)40YesOHTH5587CCity Campus2376 (B1A)
2377 (B1B)
2442 (B1C)
2443 (B1D)
2458 (B1E)
2459 (B1F)
2460 (B1H)
2461 (B1J)
2496 (B1K)
2497 (B1L)
2498 (B1M)
2499 (B1N)
2500 (BIG1)
2652 (B10)
1816 (BC1A)
1817 (BC1B)
1818 (BC1C)
2023 (MB1A)
2024 (MB1B)
2025 (MB1C)
2026 (MB1D)
2027 (MB1E)
Manage project quality (BSBPMG505A)40YesBUSM6371CCity Campus2570 (B2A)
2571 (B2B)
2572 (B2C)
2573 (B2D)
2574 (B2E)
2575 (B2F)
2576 (B2H)
2577 (BIG2)
2070 (MB2A)
2071 (MB2B)
Manage project risk (BSBPMG508A)40YesBUSM6372CCity Campus2588 (B2A)
2589 (B2B)
2590 (B2C)
2591 (B2D)
2592 (B2E)
2593 (B2F)
2594 (B2H)
2595 (BIG2)
2076 (MB2A)
2077 (MB2B)
AND

C5256 Elective Units Group A - Select a Minimum of Three (3) Courses. Note: 045651-CPCCBC5005A is included for historical enrolments and is no longer delivered.

Course Title

Nominal Hours

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Apply site surveys and set-out procedures to medium rise building projects (CPCCBC5006B)110YesBUIL6237CCity Campus2538 (B2A)
2539 (B2B)
2540 (B2C)
2541 (B2D)
2542 (B2E)
2543 (B2F)
2544 (B2H)
2545 (BIG2)
2065 (MB2A)
2066 (MB2B)
Administer the legal obligations of a building or construction contractor (CPCCBC5007B)100YesBUIL6238CCity Campus2243 (BC1A)
2244 (BC1B)
2245 (BC1C)
2672 (MB1A)
2673 (MB1B)
1866 (BCMA)
1867 (BCMB)
1916 (B1A)
1917 (B1B)
1926 (B1C)
1927 (B1D)
1944 (B1E)
1945 (B1F)
1946 (B1H)
1947 (B1J)
1968 (B1K)
1969 (B1L)
1970 (B1M)
1971 (B1N)
1972 (BIG1)
Identify services layout and connection methods to medium rise construction projects (CPCCBC5009A)140YesBUIL5997CCity Campus2660 (MB2A)
2661 (MB2B)
1994 (B2A)
1995 (B2B)
1996 (B2C)
1997 (B2D)
1998 (B2E)
1999 (B2F)
2000 (B2H)
2001 (BIG2)
2012 (B10)
Manage environmental management practices and processes in building and construction (CPCCBC5011A)150YesCIVE5712CCity Campus2557 (B2A)
2558 (B2B)
2559 (B2C)
2560 (B2D)
2561 (B2E)
2562 (B2F)
2563 (B2H)
2564 (BIG2)
2067 (MB2A)
2068 (MB2B)
AND

C5256 Elective Units Group B - Select a Maximum of Two (2) Courses if required. Note: Courses 045567, 048876, 49333, 045703, 048731, 048733, 048735, 045716, 045715, 049335 & 044831 included for historical enrolments and are no longer delivered.

Course Title

Nominal Hours

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Read and interpret plans and specifications (CPCCBC4012B)30YesBUIL6239CCity Campus1834 (BC1A)
1835 (BC1B)
1836 (BC1C)
Manage operational plan (BSBMGT515A)60BUSM6367CCity Campus2886 (PSA)
2908 (PSB)
Produce labour and material schedules for ordering (CPCCBC4005A)40BUIL6002CCity Campus1819 (BC1A)
1820 (BC1B)
1821 (BC1C)
Select, procure and store construction materials for low rise projects (CPCCBC4006B)40YesBUSM7842CCity Campus1822 (BC1A)
1823 (BC1B)
1824 (BC1C)
Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects (CPCCBC4009B)50YesBUIL6210CCity Campus1813 (BC1A)
1814 (BC1B)
1815 (BC1C)
Apply structural principles to commercial low rise constructions (CPCCBC4011B)80YesBUIL6212CCity Campus1825 (BC1A)
1826 (BC1B)
1827 (BC1C)
AND

C5256 Imported Elective Units - Select from if required:

Course Title

Nominal Hours

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Build thermally efficient and sustainable structures (CPCCBC4020A)40YesBUIL5994CCity Campus2237 (BC1A)
2238 (BC1B)
2239 (BC1C)
2372 (B1A)
2373 (B1B)
2438 (B1C)
2439 (B1D)
2450 (B1E)
2451 (B1F)
2452 (B1J)
2453 (B1H)
2486 (B1K)
2487 (B1L)
2488 (B1M)
2489 (B1N)
2490 (BIG1)
2651 (B10)
1854 (BCMA)
1855 (BCMB)
2018 (MB1A)
2019 (MB1B)
2020 (MB1C)
2021 (MB1D)
2022 (MB1E)
 

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Program structure enquiries

Ahmet Ertuncay

Program Manager
School of Vocational Engineering, Health and Sciences
Building 57, Level 5
115 Queensberry Street
Carlton VIC 3053

Tel: +61 3 9925 8375

Email: ahmet.ertuncay@rmit.edu.au

Academic Services 
College of Science, Engineering and Health

Online:
Submit an enrolment enquiry via login to the RMIT Connect Portal

Call:
+61 3 9925 5000 and select option 2 then option 4 for SEH Academic Services

Visit in person:  
SEH Academic Services Carlton

Building 56, Level 3
115 Queensberry Street
Carlton VIC 3053

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