ENGN 232

Building Facilities Management

Course overview

You’ll look at issues and analytical techniques relating to the facilities and infrastructure of real property.

Course information

Prerequisites and Restrictions You must satisfy the following requirement(s):


  • Building Construction, ENGN-105


  • restriction Building Services, ENGN-229

Available semesters Semester 2 2023
Credits 15
Domestic fees $875.00

What you will learn

After successfully completing this course, you’ll be able to:

  1. Understand the structure and roles within the facilities management industry and be familiar with common practices, contracts and legislation such as the Building Act and Code, Fire Evacuation Regulations and disabled access requirements.
  2. Critically analyse options in terms of form, function, materials, performance and delivery methods for large-scale buildings, their services and maintenance.
  3. Familiarise yourself with the technical aspects of common building materials, components and services to enable judgements to be made on their performance and maintenance implications.
  4. The ability to effectively communicate with service providers, consultants and other professionals.

Course examiners

Alison Bailey

Professor Alison Bailey

Head of Department

Department of Land Management and Systems

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