Perform new course search

Search Filter

Building and Construction Law (7827.3)

Level: Level 2 - Undergraduate Intermediate Unit
Credit Points: 3
HECS Bands:

Band 3 2013-2020 (Expires 31 Dec 2020) Band 4 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan 2021) Band 5 2021 (Commenced Before 1 Jan 2021)

Faculty: Faculty of Business, Government & Law
Discipline: Canberra Law School



    Unit Outlines

    To view your Unit Outline, click View to log in to MyUC and access this information, or visit your unit's online teaching site.

    • Semester 2, 2018, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (179445) - View
    • Semester 2, 2017, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (167417) - View
    • Semester 2, 2016, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (151139) - View
    • Semester 2, 2015, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (139283) - View

    If a link to your Unit Outline is not displayed, please check back later. Unit Outlines are generally published by Week One of the relevant teaching period.


    Dynamics of the Building and Construction Industries and the Law; the Structure of Legal Regulation of the Building Industry; the Players in a Building Project and Their Legal Status; the Building Contract; securities over the Site, the Contract and Assignment; building Disputes; the Building Site as a Workplace; completion.

    Learning Outcomes

    1. the nature and sources of the law generally, and specifically the law relating to building and construction, as well as its administration and interpretation
    2. the frameworks within which building law operates at the Local, State, National and International levels
    3. standard industry contracts and their functions
    4. the operation of building law and the legal rights and obligations of the players in the building and construction industries

    Assessment Items

    Contact Hours

    Two hour lecture and a one hour tutorial per week.


    4977 Introduction to Business Law OR 6594 Contract Law OR 9523 Business Law & Ethics OR 11220 Business Law

    Referenced Courses

    Print this page
    Why choose UC

    Perform new course search

    Search Filter

    Frequently Asked Questions