Rationale/Course Description


The course introduces the student to the nature and properties of construction materials and their selection. It provides knowledge necessary for making well-founded choices of construction materials.


  • To acquaint the student with the different construction materials.
  • To enable the student understand main considerations in the selection of materials
  • To enlighten the student on the risk of choosing inappropriate materials
Attachment Name Attachment Type
CMG 1102 Building Science DOC PDF PS