D12 Building Technology II

Will be combined with Building Technology I to form a single paper.

As verbatim from “Rules and Guidelines to Part I & II Estate Agent Examination (2nd Edition – 1 Jan, 2005)”.

Principles of modern building construction for low-rise domestic buildings, commercial and industrial including site consideration, sitting of buildings, spatial and physical requirements and comfort standards of environment, functions of buildings and building elements including foundations, walls, roofs, etc.

Properties and uses of basic materials commonly used in structural elements and appropriate finishing and fittings.

Design and construction of drainage systems and septic tank of domestic buildings, plumbing systems, sanitary fittings and waste disposal.

Consents required for and controls applying to building works, building regulations, by-laws and code of practice.