Subject details

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

  1. identify key concepts of managing a construction site
  2. evaluate the relationships between site management and project management
  3. develop an appropriate site management plan for a construction project.
    • Managing a Construction Site
    • Site Safety Management
    • Safety Analysis and Risk Management
    • Site Surveying and Setting Out
    • Site Layout and Mobilisation
    • Site Management and Production
    • Planning and Managing Plant
    • Materials and Waste Management
    • Managing Sub-Contractors
    • Design and Documentation
    • Legal Responsibilities
    • Industrial Relations
  • Study resources

    • Instructional methods

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

      • Printable format materials
      • Resources and Links
      • Online Assessment

You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:

CUR-CME101-Low Rise Construction

Special requirements

No special requirements

This subject focuses on the management processes that can be adopted for site organisation and site layout. Students will discuss and apply the principles of management on site of materials, plant and labour, site security, subcontractors, industrial relations and site safety.

Please Note:  If it’s your first time studying a Curtin University subject you’ll need to complete their compulsory ‘Academic Integrity Program’. It only takes two hours to complete online, and provides you with vital information about studying with Curtin University. The Academic Integrity Program is compulsory, so if it’s not completed your subject grades will be withheld.

Find out more about the Academic Integrity module.

  • Online test (20%)
  • Case Study (30%)
  • Site management plan (50%)

Textbook information is pending.

Textbook information is pending.

Related degrees

undergraduate CUR-CME-DEG-2019

Bachelor of Applied Science Construction Management

  • Level 4 Subjects - Professional
  • Level 4 Subjects - Honours