Master of Construction Management - CL82
CQUniversity's Master of Construction Management prepares you to meet the current and future challenges of the building industry and embraces the principles of project management as it applies across different phases of the construction project cycle to achieve successful project outcomes, including time frames, cost, quality, safety and sustainability.
2 years full-time, 4 years part-time
Construction managers plan and organise, and control activities relating to high and low-rise buildings including residential, commercial and government projects.
In this course, you will learn about the process of building construction from land planning and building legislation, procurement, risk management, and contract administration, and the use of building information modelling (BIM) as it applies to construction.
As a construction manager, you will embrace the principles of project management as they apply across different phases of the construction project cycle to achieve successful project outcomes in terms of time, cost, quality, safety and sustainability. You will have the opportunity to gain crucial lifelong learning and transferable generic skills, such as critical thinking and problem-solving. The research project provides you with the opportunity to engage in applied research for a project relevant to the construction industry. This unit will also enable you to interact early with industry and apply your knowledge to a relevant work-based problem. Given the national and international demand for large scale projects this course will develop construction management graduates with employment skills relevant to the local and international construction sectors.
|Core Units||14||Major Units||None|
|Term 1 - 2021||Brisbane Perth|
|Term 2 - 2021||Brisbane Perth|
|Term 3 - 2021||Brisbane Perth|
IELTS Academic: 6.0 with no individual band score of less than 5.5
TOEFL Internet-based: Overall score of 75 with no score less than 17
Pearson Test of English Academic: Overall score of 54 with no score less than 46
A completed 3 year Bachelor Degree, or equivalent, in one of the following areas of study:
- Construction Management
- Engineering or
- Project Management
Degrees completed in a related field will be assessed for compatibility with the Masters on a case by case basis by the School.
Ten hours of study per week for each unit undertaken.
Construction managers plan, organise and control activities associated with a wide range of building projects. Employment opportunities exist in government departments, construction, building and sub-contracting companies, federal, state and local government departments and authorities and corporations with a large building portfolio.
We offer a range of scholarships to support international students and encourage you to apply for one that's right for you.
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GRADUATE WORK READY
Our graduates are some of the most sought-after in Australia, due to our reputation for work-integrated learning and industry-aligned courses, and experience some of the nation's best graduate outcomes in terms of full-time employment and starting salary. CQUni is also regarded as the nation's most inclusive and engaged university, with our award-winning academic and research staff making a real impact on the communities and industries we serve.
You will have the opportunity to gain crucial life-long learning and transferable generic skills, such as critical thinking and problem-solving. You will be able to apply these skills to a range of employment opportunities and life situations.