Subject details

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

  1. integrate knowledge and skills with professional practices in the construction industry
  2. apply, reflect upon and critique professional practices in the construction industry
  3. solve industry problems through integration of knowledge and skills.
  • Topics

    • Demand, Supply and Elasticity
    • Market Structure
    • Firm Production
    • Schools of Strategy and Market
    • Competitive Advantage - External
    • Competitive Advantage - Internal
    • Business Growth and Product Life-Cycle
    • Accounting
    • Design Process
    • Design Management
    • Constructability
  • Study resources

    • Instructional Methods

      • Disscusion forum/Discussion Board
      • Online assignment submission
      • Standard Media
      • Web links
    • Online Materials

      • Resources and Links
      • Printable format materials
      • Online Assessment

Entry Requirements


Note: Level 4 subjects normally assume a moderate level of prior knowledge in the area, eg from completing all Level 3 subjects or relevant experience.

Special requirements

No special requirements

This subject was previously known as CME403 Integrated Project A.

This subject integrates academic learning with its application in the workplace and can be completed through a simulated virtual project or through a project in the workplace. Students will work in a collaborative construction environment to apply and evaluate innovative planning, design and construction processes and practice.

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Find out more about the Academic Integrity module.

  • Group case study project (35%)
  • Presentation (25%)
  • Reflective report (20%)
  • Reflective report (20%)

Textbooks are subject to change within the academic year. Students are advised to purchase their books no earlier than one to two months before the start of a subject.

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Related Degrees

undergraduate CUR-CME-DEG-2018

Bachelor of Applied Science (Construction Management)

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