TBA270 Construction Management
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Course responsible: Leif Daniel Houck
ECTS credits: 10
Faculty: Department of Mathematical Sciences and Technology
Teaching language: NO
Limits of class size:
Teaching exam periods:
This course starts in Autumn parallel. This course has teaching/evaluation in Autumn parallel.
Course frequency: Annually
First time: 2003H
5-year Master´s programme in Structural Engeneering and Architecture. (M-BA)
The course includes Norwegian building laws and regulations. Procedures, project planning and project management is essential themes. Choise of contractor, project documents and specification of mass calculations, estimation of costs, tender control/estimation, contract development and negotiation will be taught. Facilities Management (FM) will also be a subject. Training based on IT-related tools/aids, including BIM (Building Information Modelling), will be introduced.
The students should have basic knowledge about projecting and completing constructions through traditional technical construction projecting and total projecting.
Lectures. Seminars/discussion groups with teacher present. Independent work on planning assignments. Self-study.
Overview distributed in lectures.
TBA210 and TBA160 or TBA260.
For a course of 10 credits, ca. 300 hours of work in total is normally to be expected. That means that, in addition to structured teaching, ca. 17 hours of work must be expected per week.
Minimum requirements for entrance to higher education in Norway (generell studiekompetanse)
Reduction of credits:
Students who have completed TBA205 will only be awarded 5 credits for TBA270.
Type of course:
Lectures: 52 hours (4 hours/week). Exercises: 26 hours (2 hours/week).
The external and internal examiner jointly prepare the exam questions and the correction manual. The external examiner reviews the internal examiner's examination results by correcting a random sample of candidate¿s exams as a calibration according to the Department's guidelines for examination markings.
Allowed examination aids: No calculator, no other aids
Examination details: One written exam: A - E / Ikke bestått