Taught course

Construction and Project Management/ Construction and Project Management with Industrial Internship

Institution
Queen's University Belfast · School of Planning, Architecture and Civil Engineering
Qualifications
MScPGDip

Entry requirements

MSc:

Normally a 2.2 Honours degree or above in a relevant Science, Engineering, Architecture, Management or Social Science discipline, or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University.

PG Diploma or PG Certificate:

Normally a third class Honours degree in a relevant Science, Engineering, Architecture, Management or Social Science discipline or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Aims:

  • To develop the intellectual, practical, and professional skills of the learner in the critical acquisition, analysis, interpretation and understanding of management of construction projects and organisations
  • To apply appropriate theoretical and practical management methods in the analysis and solution of design, engineering and construction problems
  • To develop a holistic approach by integrating the technical knowledge of design, engineering and construction with financial, legal, IT, commercial leadership and managerial skills of business administration in the management of simple to complex projects (project conception, design management, procurement, construction engineering and maintenance); and construction organisations (construction economics and finance, strategic management, information systems, construction law, international construction markets and competitive advantage)
  • To develop critical and analytical problem-solving skills across a broad range of subjects and transferable skills that relate to literacy, numeracy, computing, teamwork, group work, and personal presentations and interactions to prepare graduates for more general employment

Information for international students

Full details can be found on the Queen's University website at http://www.qub.ac.uk/home/StudyatQueens/CourseFinder/

Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24-36 months

PGDip

full time
9 months
part time
18 months

Course contact details

Name
Ron Coates
Email
r.coates@qub.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 28 9097 5574