Bachelor of Science in Construction Management

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Undergraduate or Graduate Level : Undergraduate Level
Duration of Program : 3 years

About this Program

Construction management undergraduate degree programme trains highly skilled personnel knowledgeable in the management and control of the construction process, and optimum aggregation of construction resources including money, manpower, materials, machinery and methods of work.The programme provides students enrolling with a sound theoretical and practical base to enable them facilitate the rational identification and utilization of resources in the construction industry. Graduates of this programme are expected to gain employment in both the private and public sector. The major input of this  programme will be to train construction managers that will be absorbed in the public and private sectors in such areas as government ministries, local governments, other government departments and parastatals, construction firms, and private consultancies. Graduates may also employ themselves as contractors, consultants, researchers and entrepreneurs.

Courses

Year 1
Semester 1
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Elements of Geotechnical Engineering CIV 1104 3 Undergraduate Level
Geophysical Environment CMG 1101 3 Undergraduate Level
Computer Literacy CSC 1100 4 Undergraduate Level
Building Science CMG 1102 4 Undergraduate Level
Semester 2
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Financial Accounting CMG1201 4 Undergraduate Level
Construction Management 1 CMG 1202 4 Undergraduate Level
Business Law for Construction LAW 1208 3 Undergraduate Level
Year 2
Semester 1
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Labour Law for Construction LAW 2102 3 Undergraduate Level
Construction Materials CMG 2101 4 Undergraduate Level
Construction Management II CMG 2104 4 Undergraduate Level
Workshop Practice TEC 1301 2 Undergraduate Level
Sociology for Technology SOC 2103 3 Undergraduate Level
Semester 2
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Cost Engineering CMG 2201 3 Undergraduate Level
Measurement and Design Appraisal 1 CMG 2202 4 Undergraduate Level
Research Methods and Statistics CMG 2203 3 Undergraduate Level
Semester 3 (Recess)
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Industrial Training CMG 2301 2 Undergraduate Level
Year 3
Semester 2
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Professional Practice, Procedure and Ethics in Construction CMG 3202 3 Undergraduate Level
Construction Marketing CMG 4206 3 Undergraduate Level
Construction Contract Administration QUS 3203 4 Undergraduate Level
Final Year Project CMG 3201 2 Undergraduate Level
Semester 1
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Elements of Highway Engineering CMG 3108 4 Undergraduate Level
Measurement and Design Appraisal II CMG 3101 4 Undergraduate Level
Construction Costing CMG 3102 4 Undergraduate Level
Professional Communication CMG 3106 3 Undergraduate Level