Master of Construction Practice

Bond University

The Master of Construction Practice covers a comprehensive range of subjects in the field of construction practice, focusing on the management and delivery of complex construction projects. The curriculum addresses a range of topics including building plans and processes, building structures and soil mechanics, construction techniques, contract administration, finance and cost planning, project management, refurbishment and retrofitting, and risks. It also contains a strong sustainability theme which equips graduates with distinctive skills that are highly sought after in the built environment.

Course Fee:

Australian: $58,820
International: $62,592

Entry Requirements:

Successful completion of an Australian Qualifications Framework Level 7 Bachelor degree from an approved institution; or qualifications; and/or relevant professional experience deemed equivalent by the Dean.

Structure:

12 Subjects: 10 Foundation Subjects; 2 Optional Subjects.

Subjects you can Study:

Commercial Construction and Engineering; Early Estimating and Cost Planning; Integrated Measurement and Professional Practice; Measurement 1; Measurement 2; Principles of Project Management; Project Contract Administration; Structures and Soil Mechanics; Building Services; Understanding Buildings

Study Pathways:

This degree will provide you with access to a wide range of career pathways in the construction industry. Opportunities include building and construction management, contract administration, site management, facilities management, building services, quantity surveying, property development, project management, cost management and general management. The skill sets obtained in this degree may also be applied to related sectors such as civil engineering and mining. Graduates will be equipped with a comprehensive knowledge of sustainable development, and will be able to seek work anywhere in Australia or around the world.

Further information:

This program is delivered in Intensive Mode. Intensive Mode Delivery is a compact and time efficient way to complete a postgraduate qualification with minimal impact on professional and personal lifestyles. Each subject is delivered over two weekends during the semester. There are two sets of three day sessions per subject, scheduled Thursday to Saturday (approximately six to eight contact hours per day) with a break of four or five weeks between session one and session two of each subject. Participants will receive 40 hours of combined lectures, discussion groups, case studies and workshops during contact hours. International students are required to be on campus every week.

Recognition:

Graduates of this degree are internationally recognised by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) as well as the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB). They are also nationally accredited with the Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (AIQS), and meets the educational requirement set by the Queensland Building and Construction Commission (QBCC) for the granting of an Open Builders Licence.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00017B

Related Careers:

Builder,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Gold Coast No info Yes Part time 2.6 years
Gold Coast No info Yes Full time 1.3 years
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