Planning and Organisation 1 (CONS6401)

Level: 
6
Credits: 
15 (0.125 EFTS)
Compulsory: 
No
Aim: 
To enable students to plan and organise simple construction projects.
Pre-requisites / Co-requisites: 
Students must be admitted to the Bachelor of Construction programme or the Graduate Diploma in Construction Project Management programme to enrol in this course. Pre-requisites for BC: CONS5504 and (CONS5101 or CONS5102). Restriction for BC: CONS6306.
Topics include: 

A simple open warehouse with basic office accommodation and ablution services
Expose structure and services
Pre-planning projects
The importance of planning prior to site commencement,
Techniques for pre-planning (brain storming, charting, etc
), Involving stakeholders
Risk assessmentduring the planning phase
Determining and evaluating construction methodologies
Resource requirements
Plant, Hoisting, (materials and personnel), Material schedules and handling
Site layout
Work and resource flow diagrams, Materials handling, storage and distribution,
Site facilities and amenities
Temporary works (sacrificial work)
Site facilities, Formwork, Scaffolding, Hoardings
Plant selection
Lifting circles and schedules, Installed versus mobile plant, Electric versus hydraulic power tool systems
Scheduling techniques
Work Breakdown Structures, Work sequence, Resourcing a schedule
Resource levellingControl using check lists
Site safety
Safety planning, Hazard identification, Hazard management
Timetable: 
Choose your class for this course from the option(s) below. You will need to attend all the sessions in that class to complete the course. Where more than one class number is shown, choose one of them and attend all sessions within that class number. (Note: If a class is held in different locations at the same time, you only need to attend all the sessions in one of the locations.)
There are no classes on public holidays.

Class: 5291

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
24 Jul 18 - 4 Sep 18 LectureTuesday13:00 - 17:00 Mt Albert (183-1104)
26 Jul 18 - 6 Sep 18 LectureThursday13:00 - 17:00 Mt Albert (183-1104)

Class: 6279

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
25 Jul 17 - 12 Sep 17 LectureTuesday13:00 - 17:00 Mt Albert (170-1049)
27 Jul 17 - 14 Sep 17 LectureThursday13:00 - 17:00 Mt Albert (170-1049)
Note: This course is offered as part of Bachelor of Construction (Construction Management), Bachelor of Construction (Property Development), Bachelor of Construction (Construction Economics), Graduate Diploma in Construction Project Management.

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