Be prepared to be a world-class construction professional, managing building and construction works in the 21st century. Bachelor of Construction Management (Honours) is a long-established and highly demanded program boasting impressive employment opportunities.
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Construction Management at Western
Western’s Bachelor of Construction Management (Honours) prepares you for an unlimited career in the building industry. Along with the full suite of theory and practical knowledge that enable to develop a broad-based view of how the construction industry operates, you will gain a strong understanding of construction technology; construction economics; construction law; and construction project management through this degree.
You could also opt to specialise either in ‘quantity surveying’ or ‘building surveying’ by undertaking relevant suite of electives under each specialisation pathways.
With the 1200 hours of industry based experience requirement before graduation, the program is offered with flexible and condensed timetables to enable you to undertake industry cadetships and other work-integrated learning activities.
The Bachelor of Construction Management (Honours) is accredited with the
Australian Institute of Building. Our graduates are eligible for Probationer
membership with advancement to member grades of the Australian Institute of
Quantity Surveyors (AIQS) after assessment of professional competence. The
course is internationally accredited with the Chartered Institute of Builders
(CIOB). Further, this degree satisfies one of the requirements for NSW
Builder’s licence through fair trading, which is the educational qualification
Graduates of this course can look forward to career opportunities as a:
- Construction manager
- Project manager
- Site manager
- Contract administrator
- Quantity surveyor
- Building surveyor
- Facilities manager
- Building economist
- Property manager/developer
- Building consultant
As a project manager you will be accountable for the success of a project. You will develop the strategy and plans, and keep everyone focused on bringing in the project on time and on budget.
Construction Managers plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the construction of civil engineering projects, buildings and dwellings, building and construction.
Contract Administrators plan and undertake the administration of contracts, organisational programs, special projects and support services.
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*The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the course (80 credit points) per annum. International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their course based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their course past the normal finish date of the course will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its courses between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of courses for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.