C6142 - Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction (Management)

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Plan: C6142 - Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction (Management)
Campus: City Campus

Overview

Program details
Purpose of the Program
Articulation and pathways
Entrance requirements
External accreditation and industry links
Student expenses and charges in addition to fees
Library, IT and specialist resources

Program details

Award title: Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction (Management)
Qualification national code: CPC60212
Nominal hours: 510
Career: TAFE
Duration: 6 months Full Time
Location: City Campus
Owning school: Vocational Engineering, Health and Sciences (174T)
Owning school URL: www.rmit.edu.au/about/our-education/academic-schools/vocational-engineering-health-and-sciences/
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Purpose of the Program

This program will develop high level management skills and knowledge applicable to the construction and building industry.  This qualification may lead to occupations including:

  • Construction Manager
  • Site Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Facilities Manager

The RMIT program is Project-based learning allows you to experience many aspects of a building project and how they relate to each other.

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Articulation and pathways

You may be eligible for credit into other RMIT University programs for successfully completing this program upon application to other RMIT University programs. Please check with admissions officer of your program of choice.

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Entrance requirements

Entrance Requirements

Successful completion of a Diploma in Building and Construction (Building)
OR
Successful completion of a Diploma in Property Services (Asset Management)
OR
A minimum of three years relevant industry experience

An LL&N is completed by each student prior to the start of the program. Should students require special access this shall be accommodated. Also if the student requires foundation studies to support their LL&N needs then they shall be directed to the RMIT student services. 

Please note: All students entering project job sites are required to carry a White Card, comply with all PPE and induction requirements.

Equity admissions schemes
RMIT understands that people’s backgrounds and circumstances can affect their access to education and training. RMIT’s equity admissions schemes allow applicants to explain the circumstances that have adversely affected their education, and demonstrate their capacity for future academic success.

Further information is available at equity admissions schemes

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External accreditation and industry links

This program will provide graduates with a qualification that fulfils the academic requirements for registration as a Registered Building Practitioner (domestic builder and/or commercial builder) with the Building Commission.

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Student expenses and charges in addition to fees

Once you are enrolled as a student in this program you will need to allow for expenses other than university tuition fees.  Additional expenses may relate to the purchase of lecture notes, textbooks, stationery, consumables such as printer paper, fees levied by commercial internet service providers for internet access outside of the university campus, and other relevant costs.

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Library, IT and specialist resources

As a student enrolled in a program at RMIT University you can access the extensive services, facilities and study space provided by the Library. You can access books, journals and other course related materials, such as DVDs, past exams, newspapers and e-books. Through our document delivery service you can also request items from any library in the world.

Computers for study are available at every Library site, where you can access the Internet, myRMIT (www.rmit.edu.au/myrmit) or Library e-resources. If you have a laptop you can access the RMIT University wireless network in the Library.

Library staff can show you how to find information for your assignments or you can work through web-based tutorials or use our online Ask a Librarian service. The Library is continually expanding our electronic collections to make it easier for you to get the information you need when you need it. All RMIT University students have unlimited access to quality electronic resources such as, e-books, e-journals and newspapers.You can find more information on Library resources and services at: http://www.rmit.edu.au/library.

Online learning tools and content
You can access online learning tools and content for your program and associated courses at: myRMIT www.rmit.edu.au/myrmit.
Services available to you as a student at RMIT University

All learners will have access to designated personnel to assist with, and mentor, them through the learning process.

All participants will have direct access to the RMIT e-learning platform “Blackboard”.  Through blackboard the learner will also have access to RMIT trainers and assessors. 

The following forms of learning support are available through RMIT-wide arrangements:

  • Students facing any difficulties which may affect their learning can approach the relevant Program Coordinator or Program Manager for advice and counsel. Such advice might include a deferment of study, help with a Special Consideration application, or referral to further student support service as mentioned below.
  • Students who specifically require assistance with study skills can access the Study and Learning Centre (SLC) which is located in Building 12, Level 4, Room 20.  The SLC is committed to maximising students’ learning experiences at RMIT. It offers practical advice on assignment writing and discipline-specific language and learning skills. It can also assist with specific skills students may need to succeed in this program, including any language, literacy or numeracy problems.
  • Students with a disability (eg legally blind) can access support from the Disability Liaison Unit (DLU). The Disability Liaison Unit (DLU) helps to provide students with equal opportunity in their studies in accordance with the Commonwealth Disability Discrimination Act 1992. The DLU also provides staff and students information and assistance in relation to disability related matters

We also offer a friendly and supportive environment for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students.

You can find more information at: www.rmit.edu.au/students.

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Please consult the student complaints section of the RMIT website for further information.

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