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Unit description

Provides students with skills in the organisation, implementation and management of strategies to purchase, maintain and enhance the longevity of public and private infrastructure assets and engineering technology. Asset management software tools are introduced. Emphasis is on developing strategic asset management decision making skills in students, through activities that integrate underpinning theories and best engineering industry practice.

Unit content

  • An Introduction to Strategic Management
  • Understanding the Developing and Implementing of EIAM Strategy
  • Quality Management in EIAM Organisations
  • Critical analysis of Asset Management Frameworks
  • Integration of Asset Management Frameworks
  • EIAM Capability Delivery
  • Organisational Aspects of EIAM

 

Learning outcomes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
1apply life-cycle analysis to infrastructure assets and engineering technology
2evaluate the required service life of infrastructure assets and engineering technology
3familiarisation and application of asset management-based software tools
4integrate theory and best practice of infrastructure asset management to a case study
5understand and apply asset management frameworks.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. apply life-cycle analysis to infrastructure assets and engineering technology
  2. evaluate the required service life of infrastructure assets and engineering technology
  3. familiarisation and application of asset management-based software tools
  4. integrate theory and best practice of infrastructure asset management to a case study
  5. understand and apply asset management frameworks.

Prescribed texts

  • Prescribed text information is not currently available.

  • No prescribed texts.
Prescribed texts may change in future study periods.

Teaching and assessment

Teaching method
Lecture online 1 hour (12 Weeks)
Tutorial on-site 2 hours (12 Weeks)
Assessment
Annotated bibliography35%
Journal25%
Case Study Critical Analysis40%

Teaching method
Lecture online 1 hour (12 weeks)
Tutorial on-site 2 hours (12 weeks)
Assessment
Annotated bibliography35%
Journal25%
Case Study Critical Analysis40%

Teaching method
Lecture online 1 hour (12 weeks)
Tutorial online 2 hours (12 weeks)
Assessment
Annotated bibliography35%
Journal25%
Case Study Critical Analysis40%

Teaching method
Lecture online 1 hour (12 weeks)
Tutorial on-site 2 hours (12 weeks)
Assessment
Annotated bibliography35%
Journal25%
Case Study Critical Analysis40%

Teaching method
Lecture online 1 hour (12 weeks)
Tutorial on-site 2 hours (12 weeks)
Assessment
Annotated bibliography35%
Journal25%
Case Study Critical Analysis40%
Notice

Intensive offerings may or may not be scheduled in every session. Please refer to the timetable for further details.

Southern Cross University employs different teaching methods within units to provide students with the flexibility to choose the mode of learning that best suits them. SCU academics strive to use the latest approaches and, as a result, the learning modes and materials may change. The most current information regarding a unit will be provided to enrolled students at the beginning of the study session.

Fee information

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