This unit aims to identify the roles of a construction project manager and to review contemporary and emerging construction structures. Appropriate forms of traditional and non-traditional project delivery options such as D&B, GMP, BOO/BOT are considered, along with the use of modern project management frameworks. Additional topics include occupational health and safety, construction risk management; effective resource and quality planning as well as scope, cost and time planning for construction projects.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
Further reading material will be provided by the instructor in class or through VU Collaborate. Construction Extension to the PMBOK® Guide (2016), Project Management Institute.
This unit is studied as part of the following course(s):