Bachelor of Building (Construction Management)

STUDY ABROAD


Cricos

084870C


Courses Overview

What will I learn?
Building and Construction managers are responsible for the design, development, construction and operation of civil engineering and large scale residential and commercial building projects.
They require skills in:
project planning
cost and quality management
construction techniques and materials
building law
building codes
industrial relations
personnel management.
Upon completion, graduates of this course are equipped to:
plan, construct and manage the delivery of efficient and effective strategies over the course of the construction process
assess construction documentation for constructability and compliance with codes and standards
communicate with technical professionals such as architects and engineers regarding design objectives
formulate project cash flows and budgets with respect to project control at various stages of the construction process
prepare tender documents, contract bidding, negotiation and sub-contractor selection
supervise construction sites and personnel.
Careers
Career opportunities for graduates completing this course include:
construction manager
project manager
quantity surveyor
building technician
building surveyor
building contractor
estimator
contract administrator
facilities manager
property developer.
Graduates will have a wide range of employment opportunities and can work in both the private and public sectors for employers such as:
building proprietors
contractors
developers
government bodies
consultancy practices
self-employed entrepreneurs.
As key professionals in the construction industry, graduates will work closely with other professional disciplines, industry groups and development authorities. The course will also provide skills and knowledge that can be applied in other industries such as mining, petrochemicals and infrastructure development.
Course structure
To complete the Bachelor of Building (Construction Management) students will be required to complete 384 credit points (equivalent to 32 units) consisting of:
288 credit points (equivalent to 24 units) of Core Building and Construction Management units 48 credit points of Core studies 48 credit points (equivalent to 4 units) of Elective units


Department

Which department am I in? College of Engineering and Science


Entry Requirement From Vietnam

Entry into undergraduate courses (for example a bachelor degree) generally requires you to have completed a secondary school qualification equivalent to an Australian Year 12 certificate. English language requirements: IELTS (Academic module): Overall score of 6.0 (no band less than 6.0); TOEFL Internet: Overall score of 67. Section score no less than: Listening: 12, Speaking: 18, Reading: 15, Writing: 21. Pearson Test of English (PTE): Overall score of 50-57 (no section score less than 50); University of Cambridge - Advanced (CAE): Overall score of 169. No individual band less than 169. VU English - English for Academic Purposes (EAP) (Level 5): achieved.


Entry Requirement For International Student

Student must have a Successful completion of a secondary school qualification equivalent to an Australian Year 12 certificate. You will need to provide evidence that you have achieved one of the following levels of English language proficiency: IELTS (Academic module): Overall score of 6.0 (no band less than 6.0); TOEFL Internet: Overall score of 67. Section score no less than Listening: 12, Speaking: 18, Reading: 15, Writing: 21; Pearson Test of English (PTE): Overall score of 50-57 (no section score less than 50); University of Cambridge - Advanced (CAE): Total score of 52; VU English - English for Academic Purposes (EAP) (Level 5): achieved; English Language School in Sydney (ELSIS)- EAP 2 (advanced): B grade.


Path Way Options by Other Partners

Pathways options
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from Trinity College - The University of Melbourne


Full Time (4 years)

$18,410/year for bachelor degree; $14,776/year for master degree. This is the annual fee for regular bachelors and masters degree

26 February 2018, 23 July 2018

Footscray Park campus Ballarat Road, FOOTSCRAY, Victoria, 3011, MELBOURNE, Australia