Master of Building Surveying

Bond University

The Master of Building Surveying offers you the chance to increase your knowledge in the field of building surveying. You will study with world-class academics and experienced practitioners in one of Australia's most environmentally friendly buildings. The program comprises two specialist subjects plus six shared core subjects. Completion of a further four postgraduate elective subjects, selected from the suite of programs offered by the Faculty of Society & Design will allow you to graduate with a Master of Building Surveying.

Course Fee:

Australian: $59,032
International: $62,492

Entry Requirements:

Completion of an Australian Qualifications Framework Level 7 Bachelor degree in a field cognate to the proposed degree(including but not limited to building surveying, construction/building, quantity surveying, architecture, civil/structural engineering); or Completion of a Bond University Graduate Diploma of Building Surveying; or a combination of qualifications deemed to be equivalent to any of the qualifications listed in the AIBS Scheme for Assistant Building Surveyor plus two years building surveying experience or six years' experience in general building.

Structure:

12 subjects, 8 required subjects and 4 electives offered by the Faculty.

Subjects you can Study:

Building Controls and Regulation; Building Pathology and Forensic Engineering; Expert Witness and Dispute Resolution; Fire Engineering; Planning and Assessment Processes; Real Estate Property Rights; Structures and Soil Mechanics; Sustainable Refurbishment and Retrofit

Further information:

Master of Building Surveying graduates will, with sufficient relevant experience, be able to practise as accredited building surveyors and certifiers. The program has been designed in consultation with the Australian Institute of Building Surveyors (AIBS) to ensure that the material covered is appropriate for people engaged in this field. Through this consultation graduates are assured that their qualifications meet the requirements of the profession. Graduates of the Master of Building Surveying program will meet the requirements under the AIBS Framework for accreditation as a Building Surveyor. The Building Professionals Board of New South Wales (BPB) will recognise graduates of the Master of Building Surveying program as meeting the requirements of Levels A1, 2, 3 and 4. Bond University's building surveying programs have been accredited by both the AIBS and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) thereby satisfying the educational requirements for accreditation at the level of Building Certifier Levels 1, 2 and 3 in Queensland. Upon gaining accreditation with the AIBS or RICS, graduates may be eligible for a licence as a building certifier with the Queensland Building and Construction Commission (QBCC). When licensed, graduates may practise in Queensland as building certifiers for local government or as private certifiers.

Recognition:

This program is recognised internationally by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and nationally by the Australian Institute of Building Surveyors (AIBS). The BPB in New South Wales and QBCC in Queensland recognise the AIBS accreditation.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00017B

Related Careers:

Building Surveyor,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Gold Coast No info Yes Full time 1.3 years
Gold Coast No info Yes Part time
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