Rationale/Course Description


The course presents the elements of the physical environment which is modified by the construction processes. The key elements considered include geology, ecology and climatology.


  • To enable the student understand the influence of physical environment in construction
  • To provide knowledge of the development and formation of different elements in the physical environment
  • To explain the need and practices for maintaining acceptable environmental standards.
Attachment Name Attachment Type
CMG 1101 Geophysical Environment DOC PDF PS