BSc (Hons) Construction Management with Foundation
BSc (Hons) Construction Management with Foundation (Global Banking School - Olympic Park Campus)

Course Description

The Construction Management degree course has been designed to meet the needs of today’s construction industry, giving you the specialist skills and knowledge needed to manage a construction project from inception and design through to occupation. 

The construction industry is a very practical, technical and hands-on environment, and teaching and learning on the course reflect this. You will learn from real-life examples, work-related learning, practical sessions, site inspections and expert guest speakers from the sector – all of which brings learning to life and makes for a dynamic student experience. 

Upon graduation, you will be able to deliver construction projects safely, on time, on budget, and to the highest possible quality and construction standards. You will be able to apply the key theories, concepts and principles used in construction management - including measurement, building appraisal and performance, design and buildability - and will benefit from having a solid base in general business management theory. 

As a Construction Management graduate, you will also be able to apply evidence-based approaches to analysis, evaluation, decision making and problem-solving within the construction industry, making you the true specialist that employers are looking for. 

Required Qualification

Standard Pathway (3 Years) - Level 2 Proof of Residency 

Non Standard Pathway (4 Years) - NA & Proof of Residency

Modules under Course

Year 0 (Foundation)

Academic Research and Writing
Introduction to Management
Preparing for a Professional Career
Introduction to the Built Environment
Building Design and Building Science
Introduction to Construction Management

Year 1

Introduction to Law and Statutory Requirements
Commercial and Organisational Environment in Construction
Construction Methods, Materials and Technology
Operational and Resource Management
Innovation in Construction
The Environment and Sustainable Issues

Year 2

Preconstruction Management: Planning, Estimating and Tendering
Professional Practice
Economic and Financial Management
Environmental and Construction Technology Design
Maintenance of Buildings and Services
Research Methods in Construction and the Built Environment

Year 3

Contracts Management and Dispute Resolution
Sustainable Construction and the Environment
Current Issues in the Built Environment
Research Project
Project Management: Development and Evaluation

Jobs and Salaries

•        Construction Manager        £31k - £65k 

•        Assistant Project Manager, Construction        £21k - £39k 

•        Senior Project Manager, Construction        £48k - £81k         

•        Construction Project Manager        £30k - £76k         

•        Director of Construction        £58k - £134k