Course Title: Concrete technology

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C2145

Course Title: Concrete technology

Portfolio: SET

Nominal Hours: 20.0

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

CIVE5282

City Campus

TAFE

130T Engineering (TAFE)

Face-to-Face


Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

Course Contact Email: engineering-tafe@rmit.edu.au


Course Description

The purpose of this module is to provide the student with the skills, ability and knowledge necessary to understand the principles of concrete technology.


Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Pre-requisites:
VBM985 Building and construction industry induction.
The module VBN987 Plumbing industry induction may be accepted as an alternative prerequisite to VBM985 Building and construction industry induction.



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

VBM997 Concrete technology


Learning Outcomes

1. Use terminology related to concrete technology.
2. Describe the concrete construction sequence.
3. Apply construction techniques to set out and construct concrete work.


Overview of Assessment

Assessment may incorporate a variety of methods including written/oral activities and demonstration of practical skills to the relevant industry standards.
Participants are advised that they are likely to be asked to personally demonstrate their assessment activities to their teacher/assessor.  Feedback will be provided throughout the course.