CNST604 – Construction Methodologies for Medium Buildings

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Module code
CNST604
Module title
Construction Methodologies for Medium Buildings
Prescription
Programmes
  • EN1601
NZQA Level
Level 6
NZQA Credits
15
Delivery method
  • Web-Supported
Learning hours
Directed hours
60
Self directed hours
90
Total learning hours
150
Resources required
Content
May include, but not limited to, an appropriate selection from the following topics:
Pre-contract construction method statements: identification of factors - site, legislation, brief, drawings, procurement documents. Evaluation of alternative methods of construction - risks, opportunities. Development of detailed pre-contact method statements - construction process description, plant, labour, temporary works, performance, time, health and safety, sustainability, for a medium building project.
Post-contract construction method statements: identification of factors - site, legislation, contract documents. Evaluation of alternative methods of construction - risks, opportunities. Development of detailed post-contract method statements - construction process description, plant, labour, temporary works, performance, time, health and safety, sustainability, for a medium building project.
Teaching and Learning Strategy
Learning activities for topics may typically include practical/workshop, case studies, lectures, tutorials, field trips, group work, visiting specialists, computer simulations, web technologies, projects and self-directed learning.
Assessment Criteria
Portfolio of Evidence100All
Learning and Teaching Resource
Access to PC equipment
Selected software e.g. spreadsheets
Access to online material, product and pricing data
Sample project documentation
Basic of Assessment
To pass this module students must submit all pieces of evidence required for the portfolio and achieve an overall grade of 50
Learning Outcomes
Prepare pre-contract construction method statements for a medium building project
Prepare post-contract construction method statements for a medium building project