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Building Systems and Trade Specialties

Informal specialisationYear: 2018

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Overview

THERE IS NO FURTHER ENTRY INTO THIS SPECIALISTION

THE COURSE STRUCTURE BELOW ONLY APPLIES TO RE-ENROLLING STUDENTS WHO COMMENCED THEIR STUDIES PRIOR TO 2016.

The specialisation in building systems and trade specialties is designed for those who want to study and contribute to the construction industry from a supplier, manufacturer, or specialised consultant perspective, particularly by focusing on innovative components and products. Attention is therefore centred on the analysis of the industry and the ways in which industry actors come together, at both market and project level.

Intended learning outcomes

  • Investigate and understand the network of technical relations in the industry;
  • Analyse output and operations of specialist firms in construction;
  • Understand current and possible contributions of innovative and traditional trades to the building sector;
  • Evaluate procurement processes and industry output from a range of perspectives.
Last updated: 28 November 2017