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SRM261 - Contract Administration 2

Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Waterfront (Geelong)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:

L Tivendale

Prerequisite:SRM161
Contact hours: 1 x 2 hour class, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week
Note: You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.

Content

This unit continues the study of the law related to building with the examination of standard contract documentation. Topics include an introduction to the general conditions of contract and specifications, characteristics of building contract administration, various Acts and codes of industry practice and industrial law and how it affects employment in the building industry. The responsibilities and obligations of the contractors under various forms of project procurement systems are investigated in detail. Conflict, dispute resolution and alternate strategies appropriate to the Australian Building and Construction Industry (ABCI) are also covered.

Assessment

Construction administrator journal 60%, examination 40%. To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit students must achieve at least 40% in the examination.

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$1076$1076$2967$3059

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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