Abertay University

Degree level: Postgraduate

Construction and Project Management (Taught)

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Course summary

If you want to improve your project management skills and move into senior construction roles, this MSc in Construction and Project management is for you. You’ll learn how to manage construction projects of all sizes successfully and sustainably. The programme covers the technical, managerial and entrepreneurial topics relating to complex construction projects. You’ll develop your research skills by completing a dissertation on a construction topic you want to explore further, supported by our academic staff. Designed and delivered by a multi-disciplinary team of leading academics, the course is supported by input from real-world industrial practitioners. We have many years’ experience in environmental and civil engineering postgraduate education. When you graduate, you will be highly skilled in efficient project management techniques covering all aspects of onsite construction and be able to overcome the challenges that construction management entails. The programme can be studied full-time for one year or part-time over two years.

Modules

EEM500 Environmental Management; EM508 BIM and Asset Management; GRS501 Research Methods; EEM517 Dissertation; EEM516 Innovation in Design; BMT530 Project Management; BMT406 International Business and Management.

Assessment method

The taught course will be assessed using a combination of written coursework, presentations, examinations and portfolios, and a written dissertation. Formal examinations, class tests and reports will also feature where relevant. You’ll be exposed to a variety of teaching, learning and assessment practices throughout the programme. This includes lectures, seminars, written/oral presentations and project work. Field trips and industrial visits are used to develop appreciation of the practical application of research methods and data analysis.


Entry requirements

Applicants should have at least a lower second class (2:2) honours degree or equivalent qualifications in Civil Engineering, Building Technology, Construction Management and other construction related disciplines. Applicants with non-standard qualifications will be considered on an individual basis, determined by prior study, work experience, professional qualifications, and references.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £10200 Whole course
Scotland £7700 Whole course
England £10200 Whole course
Northern Ireland £10200 Whole course
Wales £10200 Whole course
EU £15000 Whole course
International £15000 Whole course

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Construction and Project Management at Abertay University - UCAS