Site Management - 2016

Unit summary

CME107

  • Level of Study: Undergraduate Level 1
  • Study load: 0.125 EFTSL
  • Delivery method: Fully Online
  • Prerequisites: No
  • Duration: 13 weeks
  • Government loans available: FEE-HELP, HECS-HELP
  • Availability for 2016: SP2 , SP4
  • Availability for 2017: SP2 , SP4
  • Assessment: Assignment - Site Management Plan (50%) , Case Study (30%) - Learn more

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2016 Fees
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Domestic 1,114.00
HECS 1,114.00
International 1,364.00

Management processes adopted for site organisation and site layout. Management on site of materials, plant and labour, site security, subcontractors, industrial relations and site safety.

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At the completion of this unit students will be able to:

  1. identify the key concepts of site management
  2. evaluate links between site management and the overall management of projects
  3. select appropriate site management techniques to manage a project.
  • Assignment — Site Management Plan (50%)
  • Case Study (30%)
  • Test — Online (20%)

There are no prerequisites for this unit.

  • Additional materials — Provide an email address
  • Broadband access

This unit addresses the following topics.

NumberTopic
1Introduction
2Initial Data/Conditions
3Site Planning in the Bid Stage
4Site Control
5Site Layout Part 1
6Site Layout Part 2
7Scheduling
8Temporary Structures/Roads/Equip Part 1
9Temporary Structures/Roads/Equip Part 2
10Temporary Structures/Roads/Equip Part 3
11Cranes
12Completion/Turnover

This unit is delivered using the following methods and materials:

Instructional Methods

  • Discussion Forum/Discussion Board
  • Glossary
  • Online Quizzes/Tests
  • Online assignment submission
  • Standard Media
  • Web links

Online materials

  • Resources and Links

This unit is a core requirement in the following courses:

This unit may be eligible for credit towards other courses:

  1. Many undergraduate courses on offer through OUA include 'open elective' where any OUA unit can be credited to the course. You need to check the Award Requirements on the course page for the number of allowed open electives and any level limitations.
  2. In other cases, the content of this unit might be relevant to a course on offer through OUA or elsewhere. In order to receive credit for this unit in the course you will need to supply the provider institution with a copy of the Unit Profile in the approved format, which you can download here. Note that the Unit Profile is set at the start of the year, and if textbooks change this may not match the Co-Op textbook list.
This unit does not have a prescribed textbook(s).

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