Queen's University Belfast
Construction and Project Management
This course aims to develop the intellectual, practical, and professional skills of the learner in the critical acquisition, analysis, interpretation and understanding of management of construction projects and organisations. It also aims to teach theoretical and practical management methods in the analysis and solution of design, engineering and construction problems. Students develop a holistic approach by integrating the technical knowledge of design, engineering and construction with financial, legal, IT, commercial leadership and managerial skills of business administration in the management of simple to complex projects.
For the MSc: Normally a 2.2 Honours degree or above in a relevant science, engineering, architecture, management or social science discipline, or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University. For the PG Diploma or PG Certificate: Normally a 3rd Class Honours degree in a relevant science, engineering, architecture, management or social science discipline or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University. Applicants who do not meet the above academic requirements but hold a relevant professional qualification and can demonstrate appropriate experience, will be considered on a case-by-case basis. International students must be able to demonstrate their proficiency in English in order to benefit fully from their course of study or research. Non-EEA nationals must also satisfy UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) immigration requirements for English language for visa purposes. Evidence of an IELTS score of 6.5 taken within the last 2 years, with not less than 5.5 in any component, or an equivalent qualification acceptable to the University is required.
Modules include: Construction economics and finance; construction law 1: contract law, tort and evidence; construction law 2: dispute resolution; design management; design mnagement; disaster management and mitigation; procurement and contract administration; project management planning and control; research methods for managers; strategic management and international construction; dissertation (for Masters students).
Assessment is through an equal mix of coursework and examination and the completion of a dissertation for students completing the MSc.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 3,466 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 10,730 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 3,466 per Academic year (home fees)||6 months|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 10,730 per Academic year (overseas fees)||6 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 3,466 per Academic year (home fees)||9 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 10,730 per Academic year (overseas fees)||9 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Queen's University Belfast||Belfast||BT7 1NN||Northern Ireland|