In this unit you will build on your understanding of construction principles and terminology to learn the fundamentals of managing and controlling construction project costs. Through applied activities, you will develop your skills in analysing cash flow, interpreting cost reports, and communicating cost information.
|Unit name||Construction Cost Management|
|College/School||College of Business & Economics
|Discipline||Business and Management UC|
|Coordinator||Doctor Kevin Swarts|
|Available as an elective?||No|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Cradle Coast||Semester 1||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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- Identify and apply principles of construction cost management.
- Communicate construction cost information.
- Analyse and interpret construction cost information.
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Weekly or fortnightly tutorials (after hours) and 2 x full day face-to-face workshops per semester.
|Assessment||AT1: Cost Management Workbook (20%)|AT2: Construction Cost Estimate (40%)|AT3: Cost Report Analysis (40%)|
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Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.
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