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Project Management for Construction

With a focus on the project management of capital projects, this study programme provides a wide appreciation of the construction development process. It considers the perspectives of the client, designers and funders, as well as that of the constructor.

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Project Management for Construction

Why study Project Management for Construction at UCL?

This programme has a strong vocational focus and industrial relevance. Collectively, the teaching staff have extensive industrial experience and teaching is supported by specialists from industry. London is an international centre for construction and therefore provides excellent opportunities for access to both building projects and construction organisations.

What you will gain from study at UCL

The programme allows students to gain a detailed understanding of the operation of the construction industry in the UK and of the roles and responsibilities of each project participant. Students will become familiar with project management methodologies and techniques.

Teaching and assessment

The wide range of subjects studied involves a variety of teaching and assessment methods; these include formal lectures, tutorials, field trips and group project work. Increasingly, students are required to give presentations of their work.

Modules in Project Management for Construction

Please note that this guide lists a wide range of popular module options, but it is not exhaustive and some modules may have changed or no longer be available. If you have a particular interest or academic requirement you are advised to cross reference the listing in the online Study Abroad Guide with that on the relevant departmental pages, and to contact the department to make sure that an appropriate module is available.

Level 1 modules

Module code Title US credits ECTS credits CU credits
ENVS1006 Economics 4 (US) 7.5 (ECTS) 0.5 (CU)
ENVS1012 Computing for the Built Environment 4 (US) 7.5 (ECTS) 0.5 (CU)
ENVS1013 Introduction to the Built Environment 4 (US) 7.5 (ECTS) 0.5 (CU)
ENVS1020 Introduction to Law 4 (US) 7.5 (ECTS) 0.5 (CU)
ENVS1021 Materials: Their Use and Structural Function 4 (US) 7.5 (ECTS) 0.5 (CU)
ENVS1022 The Construction Industry and its Management 4 (US) 7.5 (ECTS) 0.5 (CU)
ENVS1024 An Introduction to Management 4 (US) 7.5 (ECTS) 0.5 (CU)

Level 2 modules

Module code Title US credits ECTS credits CU credits
ENVS2004 Building Services Engineering I 4 (US) 7.5 (ECTS) 0.5 (CU)
ENVS2012 Project Management I 4 (US) 7.5 (ECTS) 0.5 (CU)
ENVS2024 Technology Studies 4 (US) 7.5 (ECTS) 0.5 (CU)
ENVS2025 Economics II 4 (US) 7.5 (ECTS) 0.5 (CU)
ENVS2038 Building for a Sustainable Future 4 (US) 7.5 (ECTS) 0.5 (CU)
ENVS2042 Management I 4 (US) 7.5 (ECTS) 0.5 (CU)
ENVS2048 Contract Administration and Law 1 4 (US) 7.5 (ECTS) 0.5 (CU)

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