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ES96Q - Construction Management

  • Module code: ES96Q
  • Module name: Construction Management
  • Department: School of Engineering
  • Credit: 15

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

To prepare students for working in the tunnelling industry and related project management environments and to be able to understand and articulate their personal role and responsibility as a professional engineer.

Principal learning outcomes

At completion, students will be able to: Identify and evaluate forms of contract and documents associated with a typical tunnelling/construction project; Evaluate and use appropriate techniques to schedule, control and manage a construction project and associated risks.

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Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
15 CATS (Module code: ES96Q-15)
D (Assessed/examined work) Test 20%
  3 hr examination (locally held exam) 80%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:



Optional Core
  • Postgraduate Taught Tunnelling and Underground Space (H214) - Year 2