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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2017 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:

Please do not enrol in any courses before you have been advised of your section/group after attending an Enrolment Information Session or upon academic advisement.

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

Commencing midyear 2017

If you are commencing the program midyear 2017, you will be allocated into one of the following section codes after an Enrolment Information session:

  • MB1A
  • MB1B
  • MB1C
  • MB1D


Commenced in semester 1 2017

If you have commenced the program in semester 1 2017, you will need to enrol into one of the following section codes:

  • B1A
  • B1B
  • B1C
  • B1D
  • B1E
  • B1F
  • B1H

 

Part-time Study
If you are intending on or considering studying part-time, you will need to enrol into the following section code:

  • B10


Continuing students

If you are continuing into second year and returning to study in semester 2 2017, you will need to enrol into one of the following section codes:

  • B2A
  • B2B
  • B2C
  • B2D
  • B2E

 

Commenced midyear 2016

If you have commenced your studies midyear 2016 and are continuing into your third semester, you will need to enrol into one of the following section codes:

  • MB2A
  • MB2B

 

Industry
If you are building industry student please enrol into one of the following section codes:

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

 

Timetable page: www1.rmit.edu.au/timetabling/sehve

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 Campus2726 (B1A)
2729 (B1B)
2730 (B1C)
2731 (B1D)
2738 (B1E)
2739 (B1F)
2740 (B1H)
2741 (BIG1)
5024 (B1J)
5398 (RPL)
2465 (MB1C)
3723 (MB1A)
3724 (MB1B)
3725 (MB1D)
Select and prepare a construction contract (CPCCBC4003A)40YesBUIL5984CCity Campus2946 (MB1A)
2947 (MB1B)
2948 (MB1C)
3972 (EDP1)
4953 (MT11)
2235 (B1A)
2237 (B1B)
2240 (B1C)
2241 (B1D)
2242 (B1E)
2243 (B1F)
2244 (B1H)
2245 (BIG1)
3508 (B1J)
Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects (CPCCBC4004A)60YesBUIL5985CCity Campus2906 (B10)
2939 (MB1A)
2941 (MB1B)
2942 (MB1C)
2206 (B1A)
2207 (B1B)
2208 (B1C)
2209 (B1D)
2210 (B1E)
2211 (B1F)
2212 (B1H)
2213 (BIG1)
3506 (B1J)
Apply structural principles to residential low rise constructions (CPCCBC4010B)160BUIL6211CCity Campus2762 (B1A)
2763 (B1B)
2764 (B1C)
2765 (B1D)
2767 (B1E)
2769 (B1F)
2771 (B1H)
2772 (BIG1)
5026 (B1J)
5557 (RPL)
2472 (MB1A)
2473 (MB1B)
2474 (MB1C)
3728 (MB1D)
Prepare and evaluate tender documentation (CPCCBC4013A)20YesBUIL5987CCity Campus5421 (MB1A)
5422 (MB1B)
5423 (MB1C)
2246 (B1A)
2247 (B1B)
2248 (B1C)
2249 (B1D)
2250 (B1E)
2251 (B1F)
2252 (B1H)
2253 (BIG1)
3509 (B1J)
Apply building codes and standards to the construction process for medium rise building projects (CPCCBC5001B)200YesBUIL5989CCity Campus2774 (B1A)
2776 (B1B)
2777 (B1C)
2779 (B1D)
2781 (B1E)
2783 (B1F)
2785 (B1H)
2789 (BIG1)
2911 (B10)
5511 (B1J)
2475 (MB1A)
2476 (MB1B)
2477 (MB1C)
3729 (MC1D)
Monitor costing systems on medium rise building and construction projects (CPCCBC5002A)60YesBUIL5990CCity Campus2943 (MB1A)
2944 (MB1B)
2945 (MB1C)
2224 (B1A)
2225 (B1B)
2226 (B1C)
2227 (B1D)
2228 (B1E)
2229 (B1F)
2230 (B1H)
2233 (BIG1)
2355 (B10)
3507 (B1J)
Supervise the planning of on-site medium rise building or construction work (CPCCBC5003A)200YesBUIL5991CCity Campus2790 (B1A)
2791 (B1B)
2792 (B1C)
2793 (B1D)
2794 (B1E)
2795 (B1F)
2796 (BIG1)
2797 (B1H)
5512 (B1J)
2478 (MB1A)
2479 (MB1B)
2480 (MB1C)
3730 (MB1D)
Manage construction work (CPCCBC5010B)150YesBUIL6236CCity Campus2334 (B2A)
2336 (B2B)
2337 (B2C)
2338 (B2D)
2339 (B2E)
2340 (BIG2)
Apply structural principles to the construction of medium rise buildings (CPCCBC5018A)300YesBUIL5993CCity Campus2870 (B2A)
2872 (B2B)
2874 (B2C)
2875 (B2D)
2877 (B2E)
2879 (BIG2)
2912 (B10)
5646 (RPL)
2379 (MB2A)
2380 (MB2B)
2383 (MB2C)
Apply principles of OHS risk management (BSBOHS504B)40YesOHTH5587CCity Campus2742 (B1A)
2743 (B1B)
2744 (B1C)
2749 (B1D)
2751 (B1E)
2753 (B1F)
2754 (B1H)
2757 (BIG1)
5025 (B1J)
2469 (MB1A)
2470 (MB1B)
2471 (MB1C)
3727 (MB1D)
Manage project quality (BSBPMG505A)40YesBUSM6371CCity Campus2880 (B2A)
2881 (B2B)
2882 (B2C)
2883 (B2D)
2885 (B2E)
2886 (BIG2)
2386 (MB2A)
2389 (MB2B)
2390 (MB2C)
Manage project risk (BSBPMG508A)40YesBUSM6372CCity Campus2888 (B2A)
2890 (B2B)
2892 (B2C)
2893 (B2D)
2894 (B2E)
2897 (BIG2)
2395 (MB2A)
2398 (MB2B)
2402 (MB2C)
AND

C5256 Elective Units Group A - Select a Minimum of Three (3) Courses

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 Campus2864 (B2A)
2865 (B2B)
2866 (B2C)
2867 (B2D)
2868 (B2E)
2869 (BIG2)
2910 (B10)
5397 (RPL)
5485 (RPL1)
2372 (MB2A)
2374 (MB2B)
2375 (MB2C)
Administer the legal obligations of a building or construction contractor (CPCCBC5007B)100YesBUIL6238CCity Campus2908 (B10)
2956 (MB1A)
2958 (MB1B)
2959 (MB1C)
2255 (B1A)
2256 (B1B)
2257 (B1C)
2258 (B1D)
2259 (B1E)
2260 (B1F)
2261 (B1H)
2262 (BIG1)
3510 (B1J)
Identify services layout and connection methods to medium rise construction projects (CPCCBC5009A)140YesBUIL5997CCity Campus2970 (MB2A)
2971 (MB2B)
2972 (MB2C)
2326 (B2A)
2327 (B2B)
2328 (B2C)
2330 (B2D)
2331 (B2E)
2333 (BIG2)
2357 (B10)
Manage environmental management practices and processes in building and construction (CPCCBC5011A)150YesCIVE5712CCity Campus2852 (B2A)
2854 (B2B)
2855 (B2C)
2858 (B2D)
2860 (B2E)
2862 (BIG2)
2376 (MB2A)
2377 (MB2B)
2378 (MB2C)
Select and manage building and construction contractors (CPCCBC5005A)40BUIL5999CCity Campus1148 (MT11)
3985 (EDP1)
5382 (EDP2)
AND

C5256 Elective Units Group B - Select a Maximum of Two (2) Courses if required. Note: 044831-CPCCOHS1001A 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

Manage operational plan (BSBMGT515A)60BUSM6367CCity Campus2393 (PSA)
2394 (PSB)
Apply legal requirements to building and construction projects (CPCCBC4009B)50YesBUIL6210CCity Campus3975 (EDP1)
4954 (MT11)
Read and interpret plans and specifications (CPCCBC4012B)30YesBUIL6239CCity Campus4660 (PC41)
5083 (RPL)
5486 (RPL1)
Work safely in the construction industry (CPCCOHS1001A)6OHTH5548CCity Campus4941 (CIS1)
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 Campus2715 (B1A)
2716 (B1B)
2717 (B1C)
2718 (B1D)
2719 (B1E)
2721 (B1F)
2722 (B1H)
2724 (BIG1)
5023 (B1J)
5396 (RPL)
2466 (MB1A)
2467 (MB1B)
2468 (MB1C)
3726 (MB1D)
 

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Program structure enquiries

Melissa Tinetti

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


Tel: +61 3 9925 4468

Fax: +61 3 9925 4377
Email: melissa.tinetti@rmit.edu.au

 

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