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Introduction to Construction

Breadth TrackYear: 2019

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This breadth track provides an introduction to the construction industry at a residential level covering basic structures, materials, construction methods and management of the construction process.

Subject Options

Code Name Study period Credit Points
ABPL20042 Construction of Residential Buildings
Semester 1
ABPL10005 Understanding the Built Environment
Semester 1


Some of these subjects are not available as breadth for all Bachelor of Environments students. Go to http://breadth.unimelb.edu.au/breadth/info/Environments.html for more information. These subjects are not approved as breadth for Bachelor of Engineering, Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Biomedicine students.

What is a Breadth Track?

A breadth track is a sequence of three or more subjects (taken as part of a Melbourne Bachelor degree) that progressively develops knowledge and skills relevant to a coherent domain, theme, topic or issue. It is a suggested set of subjects, rather than a requirement.

Last updated: 23 July 2019