CIVIL ENGINEERING PROJECT MANAGEMENT

CIV3CPM

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject focuses on a number of essential aspects of construction projects management including the tender process, bid strategy, tender evaluation and decision making, project management, quality systems and reliability engineering, health and safety requirements for construction management. Emphasis will be placed on the management role of engineers in achieving efficient and effective operations within local and regional government. The subject includes some invited lectures by practicing professional engineers. Engineers Australia stage 1 competencies covered in this subject are: 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.5, 2.1, 2.2, 2.4, 3.1, 3.2 and 3.6.

SchoolEngineering and Mathematical Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorHossam Aboel Naga

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites(CIV3SOM OR CIV3GTA) AND (CIV2ST1 OR CIV3SD1)

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

Project Management in Construction

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorWalker, A

Year2015

Edition/Volume6TH EDN

PublisherWiley-Blackwell

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Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Project management

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorHaynes, M.E.

Year1997

Edition/Volume2ND EDN

PublisherCRISP PUBLICATIONS INC.

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Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Describe and apply project management terms and principles to the engineering industry.
02. Scope out a project and apply project allocation techniques to a project team for a civil construction project.
03. Analyse and describe stakeholder engagement and identification techniques for large scale civil engineering projects.
04. Conduct risk assessment for projects to facilitate tendering and change management processes.
05. Analyse construction projects against relevant quality management frameworks.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2021, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorHossam Aboel Naga

Class requirements

Laboratory ClassWeek: 30 - 42
One 2.00 h laboratory class per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

LectureWeek: 30 - 42
One 2.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 42
One 2.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual contribution to project teams (500-words equivalent, per student)

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

5 online in-class quizzes (1,500-words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO3, SILO5

Individual research report and presentation (1,300-words equivalent)On a relevant project management topic.

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1

Three group written projects (1,500-words equivalent per student total)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorHossam Aboel Naga

Class requirements

Laboratory ClassWeek: 30 - 42
One 2.00 h laboratory class per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

LectureWeek: 30 - 42
One 2.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 42
One 2.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Individual contribution to project teams (500-words equivalent, per student)

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

5 online in-class quizzes (1,500-words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO3, SILO5

Individual research report and presentation (1,300-words equivalent)On a relevant project management topic.

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1

Three group written projects (1,500-words equivalent per student total)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5