|Construction Project Management|
|CLASS CODE:||CONST 440||CREDITS: 3|
|DIVISION:||PHYSICAL SCIENCE & ENGINEERING|
|DEPARTMENT:||ARCHITECTURE & CONSTRUCTION|
|GENERAL EDUCATION:||This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.|
|DESCRIPTION:||Construction Project Management is an introduction to onsite management and control of construction projects including overall project management, the management of people, materials and time, and the management of financial resources.|
|CONTENT AND TOPICS:||- Superintendent responsibilities
- Start-up procedures
- Reporting procedures
- Inspections and quality control
- Quality Control
- The project schedule
- Managing employees
- Materials procurement
- Material scheduling
- Subcontractor management
- Accounting for employee time
- Purchases orders
- Job costs
- Project financial record keeping
- Accounting methods
- Bookkeeping procedures
|GOALS AND OBJECTIVES:||The student will:
1. Understand roles and responsibilities of onsite supervision.
2. Generate appropriate correspondence and documents.
3. Be able to maintain and complete appropriate records and documents.
4. Generate appropriate schedules and budgets.
5. Learn skills in the selection and use of reference materials and other sources of construction management techniques and principles.
|REQUIREMENTS:||Attendance is essential for this course. Daily quizzes will be given at the beginning of class. Students who are late or absent will not be able to make up the quiz.
Reading assignments will be given from both the text and assigned reading that is on reserve in the library. Please refer to the attached reading schedule and come to class prepared to discuss the assignment.
It is expected that each student will abide Brigham Young University-Idaho college dress, grooming and honor standards.
Feel free to consult with the instructor anytime you are having difficulty. Office hours are posted and/or by appointment.
|PREREQUISITES:||Arch 100, Arch 102, Const 310, Const 420 or Concurrent Registration|
|OTHER:||The syllabus and assignment sheet represent a tentative outline and schedule for this course. The instructor reserves the right to make changes, deletions, corrections, or additions during the course. Any changes will be made with notice to the students during regularly scheduled class times. It is the responsibility of the student to attend class and to be aware of the changes.
It is the student's responsibility to disclose to the teacher any special needs and/or learning disabilities he/she may have before the first week of class is over.
|EFFECTIVE DATE:||August 2003|