2020 unit information
Classes and seminars in Trimester 2/Semester 2, 2020 will be online. Physical distancing for coronavirus (COVID-19) will affect delivery of other learning experiences in this unit. Please check your unit sites for announcements and updates one week prior to the start of your trimester or semester.
Last updated: 2 June 2020
STP710 and must be enrolled in S792
From 2020: Nil
Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.
1 x 1 hour class per week, 1 x 2 hour seminar per week
Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin, plus 5 x 1 hour online seminars per trimester.
Most students undertake the simulated version of this unit and do not require a work placement. If you source your own placement, please note that delays in completing the placement could mean that the course will take longer to complete than the stated duration. Attendance at the placement may be required outside the trimester dates.
SRM777 provides students with an opportunity to gain a better understanding of the construction industry workplace through real or simulated work placement. Simulated work placements will be offered through the use of a software program that allows students to form construction companies and work together to bid on projects, manage staff and stakeholders, make financial decisions and grow the wealth of their company. In this unit students will be required to apply discipline and course specific knowledge across a range of construction industry roles. They will practice their decision making and problem solving skills and understand the leadership roles and responsibilities of a Built Environment professional.
GLO1: Discipline-specific knowledge and capabilitiesGLO6: Self-managementGLO7: Teamwork
GLO2: CommunicationGLO5: Problem solvingGLO6: Self-management
Critically reflect on the challenges and opportunities of leadership roles in a built environment work environment
GLO4: Critical thinkingGLO5: Problem solving
These Unit Learning Outcomes are applicable for all teaching periods throughout the year
The assessment due weeks provided may change. The Unit Chair will clarify the exact assessment requirements, including the due date, at the start of the teaching period.
There is no prescribed text. Unit materials are provided via the unit site. This includes unit topic readings and references to further information.
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