The project used a virtual environment to enhance educational outcomes for learners studying Construction Management. Virtual Design and Construction (VDC) technologies and project-based learning were utilised with a virtual building as the resource to simulate the construction project.
PBL Interactive was provided to all 33 Government-funded Tertiary Educational Institutes at the end of 2006. Click here for information on what it is, why it's now called SBL Interactive and how to get a new version.
The centre provides discipline based support for learning and teaching in the built environment subject communities of Architecture, Landscape, Urban Planning, Housing and Transport, Construction and Real Estate. Activity/ecouragement areas include: Teaching effectiveness, educational practices, innovative teaching, staff development and discipline based research.