"Whether you are an engineer, architect or a construction professional, this course will add business competence perspective to your professional expertise and help take your career to the next level. This programme is designed for technically-competent construction professionals who wish to move into managerial roles within the construction sector, manage major construction projects or establish their own business in an increasingly globalised industry. The course combines business-based modules with construction-specific modules, to provide a construction-focused balance in business education. * Objectives* This course aims to provide you with the highly sought-after knowledge and skills needed to manage construction process, particularly collaborating with numerous stakeholders. The Construction Management MSc course will help you:
- Gain a broad foundation in technical knowledge and managerial skills for a rewarding career in construction management.
- Acquire knowledge in finance, contracts and other areas critical to delivering large-scale projects.
- Understand the major issues involved with collaborating and managing multiple stakeholders and applying academic knowledge to inform objective decision-making
- Learn how information technology can increase productivity and communicate results obtained through analysis, design and management of all resources.
Some modules may be subject to change depending on student numbers, tutor availability, or course updates. This may affect the overall number of modules. Core Modules
- Project Funding & Finance (15 credits)
- People Management and Human Behaviour (15 credits)
- Project Planning and Management (15 credits)
- Leadership and the Advance Practice of Management (15 credits)
- Information Management and BIM in Construction (15 credits)
- International Construction Contracts and Arbitration (15 credits)
- Corporate Governance and Operations Management (15 credits)
- Corporate Social Responsibility, Sustainable Development and Health and Safety (15 credits)
In general, you are assessed via
- Invigilated final written examinations;
- Coursework assignments (individual or in groups);
- Case studies involving in-class presentation and discussion;
- Oral presentation of Project proposals and final Project dissertation.
To apply for this course, you should hold at least a lower second-class honours degree in a relevant, construction discipline, such as civil engineering, architecture, surveying, construction management or facilities management. Other suitable qualifications If you do not qualify for direct entry, you may wish to follow a Graduate Diploma pathway to the programme through one of our partners. INTO City, University of London If you do not meet the entry requirements, INTO City, University of London offers a range of academic and English language programmes to help you prepare for study at City, University of London. You will learn from experienced teachers in a dedicated international study centre. These programmes are designed for international students who do not meet the required academic and English language requirements for direct entry. To prepare for this degree course, learn more about the Graduate Diploma in Science and Engineering. Kaplan International College London City works in partnership with Kaplan International College (KIC) London to provide preparatory courses for international students. Pre-Masters courses at KIC London offer you comprehensive support to help you complete your postgraduate study at City. Progression to this degree is guaranteed if you complete the KIC London Pre-Masters course at the required level.
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