Taught course (will run subject to approval)

Advanced Project Management in Construction

Institution
University of Huddersfield · Department of Architecture and 3D Design
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

• A 2:2 Honours degree or above in an appropriate subject or equivalent. • Alternative qualifications and/or significant experience may be accepted, subject to approval. • For applicants whose first language or language of instruction is not English you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum of IELTS 6.0 overall with no element lower than 5.5, will be considered acceptable, or equivalent. • International students with qualifications in 'creative' or ‘practice' subjects should submit a portfolio of work with their application.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course focuses on developing and applying advanced project management strategies needed to plan, organise and co-ordinate the integrated delivery of complex projects in evolving global environments. This course is aimed at industry professionals seeking to acquire such advanced, strategic level skills as project managers in the global construction industry who are wishing to progress towards managerial positions. To take up such roles you would need to be able to apply knowledge to optimise and solve complex issues in a very dynamic industry, with a clear understanding of business implications. This course aims to enable the understanding of process and production management issues, including planning and control approaches, the management of resources, and how information technology can be applied to support successful project outcomes. The advanced level nature of the course also aims to prepare you for further research in the field, either within academia or for consultant organisations, providing the skills and competencies necessary for a project manager to successfully deliver global projects.

This Master's degree also forms part of an integrated suite of built environment postgraduate taught courses within the School of Art, Design and Architecture, which mark an exciting new development in the subject area and draws on the skills of leading researchers and practitioners.

Information for international students

Applicants with qualifications in 'creative' or ‘practice' subjects should submit a portfolio of work with their application. You will need an English Language qualification. The minimum of IELTS 6.0 overall with no element lower than 5.5, will be considered acceptable, or equivalent.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Department of Architecture and 3D Design (T550 and T555)
Email
architectureand3d@hud.ac.uk
Phone
01484 472281