SRM750 - Built Environment Professional Practice


2022 unit information

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

Students enrolled in S700 or S701 must enrol in campus mode





Incompatible with:

SRM470 and SRM591

Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 2 hour class per week, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week.


This unit includes criteria that will be assessed for professional accreditation.


This unit introduces knowledge of professional practise principles and explores the roles, functions, and interactions between different types of built environment professionals. This unit has an emphasis on professional practitioner involvement in the building construction industry, the roles of architects in working within their discipline, and with other built environment professionals.
In this unit you will develop understanding of the legal and ethical responsibilities of built environment professionals to clients, consultants and other parties. This exploration will enable students to contextualise professional practises, within economic, social, cultural and professional conditions. This unit also provides skills that enable the application of professional competency criteria that includes registration, principles of the law of contract, law of tort, copyright, moral rights and professional codes of conduct as they relate to built environment professionals.

Hurdle requirement

To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit students must achieve at least 50% in the examination.

Unit Fee Information

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