Course Title: Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4355 Certificate IV in Interior Decoration

Course Title: Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 30

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




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


320T Architecture & Urban Design


Term1 2015,
Term1 2016,
Term1 2017

Course Contact: Jenny Crowley

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99254819

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

 This competency covers the outcomes required to effectively measure current resource use and carry out improvements including those reducing negative environmental impacts of work practices.
This unit is based on the sustainability guideline standard GCSSUS01A Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MSAENV272B Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices


Comply with environmental regulations.

Identify current resource use and environmental issues

Seek opportunities to improve environmental practices and resource efficiency.

Learning Outcomes

Refer to the elements and this unit underpins many other specialised design units.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment for this course is project based.