Construction Project Management (Online)
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Rank: 46 (TCUG)
Study mode distance learning (part-time)
Start Date: 2019/01/09
Intl fees: £11000
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The Nottingham Trent University evaluation:
14.8 : 1
Civil engineering and construction evaluation:
Our online MSc Construction Project Management course aims to provide you with a framework for understanding project management in the construction industry and, in particular, the role of the construction project manager and the associated needs of the client. Delivered entirely online, this course is designed to enable flexible study alongside full-time work.
This course is aimed at mid-career professionals or recent graduates, wishing to pursue a career as a construction project manager. It’s suitable for professionals already working in the broad construction industries, who aspire to senior management positions. Additionally, this course is suitable for undergraduate (honours) students in related subject areas, looking to progress to study a managerial and technical postgraduate programme.
The course will cover managing project briefing, key design and development issues at a detailed level; learning essential skills to create appropriate procurement strategies; and, gaining a comprehensive understanding of the organisational structures required to achieve successful project outcomes, including legal and contractual constraints and people management skills.
Benefit from access to one of the UK’s leading built environment education providers, regardless of where you’re based. The distance learning delivery method enables flexible study, and there’s no requirement to come to the University for lectures or assessments.
Explore the application of complex theories and hear how principles are applied to live construction projects by hearing from industry experts. In-depth interviews and case studies with senior figures from the construction industry play a significant role in the course content.
The intuitive and minimalist online environment enables easy navigation of the course content, and a 24/7 technical helpline will ensure that you can always access the study materials and assessment questions, regardless of your location or the time day.
Benefit from our team of expert academic staff who have established links to industry and significant experience of working in practice.
- Full accreditation by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).
2:2 honours degree, in a construction industry-related subject; or, corporate membership of an appropriate construction industry-related professional body which has been approved for this purpose by the University, preferably alongside industry experience at managerial level; or, an alternative approved construction industry-related professional qualification, together with appropriate industrial experience at managerial level in the construction industry.
IELTS: 6.5 (6.5, All in 5.5)
Notice: This score might not be totally accurate. It is the default IELTS grade for The Nottingham Trent University.
- Chartered Surveyors, Royal Institution of
About this university
Students travel from around the world to study at Nottingham Trent and there is plenty of help of assistance on hand for them. There are representatives for international students on hand to help with matters including immigration and visas, travelling to the city and adapting to life in Nottingham. There is also country specific information available through the website. Nottingham Trent Students Union organises the student activities and events outside the classroom as well as offering leisure and retail services and representing students across the three campuses. There are various student run media including a magazine, TV station and radio station while the union also operates the RAG fundraising department. The student union is based in the Byron building and runs a nightclub, sports centre, gymnasium, bars and cafes in the city campus while at Clifton, it is based in the Benenson and DH Lawrence Buildings. Finally, at Brackenhurst, it runs the Brack Bar as well as a cafe and organises weekly student nights. There are some 130 societies and clubs to become involved with. Sports are particularly prominent with former students completing in recent winter and summer Olympic Games as well as various other international level sports. It ranks in the 20% of institutions for its sports around the country and has regular annual events against local rival, the University of Nottingham.