218.327 Sustainability and Construction Innovation (15 credits)

IMPORTANT NOTE:There have been changes to this course for 2022. For 2021 enrolments please check the individual offering description below to confirm details for:

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This course introduces students to the broader concepts of sustainability and innovation applied to the entire building lifecycle. The course examines sustainable development goals, environmental legislation and their implications on building production during the pre-construction phase, use/re-use, recycle, waste and innovations to minimise environmental impacts during the construction phase, innovations for sustainable maintenance during the post-construction phase and also innovations in deconstruction and reclaiming during the demolition phase as a means to enable a circular economy.

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  • Prerequisite(s):
    General Prerequisite: At least 45 credits from 200 level
  • Restriction(s): 218.313

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Year Semester Mode Location
2022 Semester One full semester Block Auckland Campus
2022 Semester One full semester Distance

* Due to recent changes you should carefully check this offering to confirm details before you enrol.