Courses & Units

Construction Project Management ZAX106

Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast

Introduction

In this unit you will learn project management concepts, tools and processes used in the formulation, delivery and management of construction projects. Your learning will focus on practical examples and incorporate analysis of construction project case studies. You will develop skills in construction project management processes, project troubleshooting, and formulation of a detailed project plan. This unit will include tutorials and workshops with guest speakers from industry and provide you with the opportunity to consolidate your learnings from other units.

Summary

Unit name Construction Project Management
Unit code ZAX106
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School University College
Discipline Applied Technologies
Coordinator

Fiona Brodribb

Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus Domestic
Launceston Semester 2 On-Campus Domestic
Cradle Coast Semester 2 On-Campus Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 12/7/2021 10/8/2021 30/8/2021 17/10/2021

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

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Learning Outcomes

  1. Identify and apply construction project management concepts and tools.
  2. Analyse and evaluate construction project planning processes and techniques.
  3. Investigate, formulate and communicate construction project management plans.

Fees

Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
040303 $993.00 $993.00 not applicable $2,402.00

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Requisites

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

ZAA233 Managing Projects

Teaching

Teaching Pattern
  • Weekly or fortnighly after-hours tutorials
  • Two full-day face-to-face workshops during business hours

You will be required to access online content weekly through MyLO during semester.

Assessment

1. Project Management Quiz and Knowledge Workbook (15%)

2. Project Plan (35%)

3. Construction Project Execution Plan (50%)

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Textbooks

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