University of Westminster

University of Westminster

Construction Project Management

This course develops students' awareness of the importance of construction projects to clients, and the context and constraints within which projects are procured and undertaken; students gain greater knowledge and understanding of the theories, concepts, principles, techniques, and intellectual and practical skills needed for the project management of construction projects; students have the opportunity to plan and implement a personal research project related to project management; the course utilises web based technologies in the delivery and extensive use is made of enquiry based learning to enhance lifelong learning skills.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree (2.2 or above) in a related subject area such as construction, architecture or civil engineering, and be in, or have been in, relevant employment in a professional or managerial capacity. Alternatively, applicants should have membership of a recognised construction-related professional body achieved through examinations and/ or professional interview, and have professional or managerial experience in a construction-related post. Applications from mature applicants without formal qualifications but with relevant professional or managerial experience are welcomed. Candidates whose 1st language is not English should have an IELTS score of 6.5.

Course modules

Core modules: Corporate management; construction dissertation or work-related project; economics of the construction industry; procurement; project management delivery; risk management for projects; option modules: building design management; construction project planning; developing effective construction teams.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 - 12 months
MSc Part-time evening September 2017 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Marylebone Camden NW1 5LS South East

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