Construction Management & Property

Bachelor of Construction Management & Property

Prog. Code: 
3332
UAC Code: 
423200
Alt. Admission: 
No
Duration: 
3 years full-time + 1 year honours option
2021 Guaranteed Entry Rank

85.00

Entry

Term 1 & Term 3

Adjustment factors available

Yes. See entry requirements.

Construct in a smart and sustainable way.

The management of people, processes and products within the construction and property industry is a detailed, challenging and specialised expertise.

The UNSW School of Built Environment Bachelor of Construction Management and Property is one of the most respected programs in the nation, and will prepare you to meet the demands of an industry which is constantly evolving.

During this degree you’ll develop broad knowledge and skills across the management of property development, construction and design work, construction site operation and project management as well as quantity surveying. There is a strong emphasis on property economics and management skills, including human resources, organisational behaviour and risk management.

The Construction Management and Property undergraduate program offers a flexible “3+1” structure. The three-year Bachelor program gives you the option to graduate and enter the industry. If you wish to further your studies and obtain a higher level of learning, we now offer a fourth year Honours degree. You may choose to do a generic Honours degree, or specialize in one of the following areas: building construction, quantity surveying or property development.

Upon graduation, you will have the skills the industry demands and be able to successfully manage the delivery of complex construction projects.

 

Key Information

Program details

The Bachelor of Construction Management and Property is a 3-year program consisting of 24 courses (144 Units Of Credit/UOC).

The program includes:

•    20 Core Courses
•    2 Interdisciplinary Courses (BEIL) 
•    2 General Education Courses (choose from other schools)

Key Areas of Study
Construction Project Management
Property Development
Quantity Surveying
Construction Technology
Building Science, Materials and Structures
Management
Economics and Law

For course listing, descriptions and timetables please see the UNSW Online Handbook. 

 

Honours

About this course

Completing an honours program gives you the opportunity to deepen your knowledge of construction management and property by undertaking a significant research project. You have the option to specialise in either Building, Property Development or Quantity Surveying, or completed a generalist honours degree which covers all these areas. 

Following completion of the Honours year, you may apply to undertake a research degree such as the Master of Philosophy, Masters by Research or a PhD.

Program Details

The Construction Management and Property Honours program is a one year program (48 Units of Credit/UOC).

The program includes:

•    1 Thesis Foundation 
•    1 Thesis
•    4 Elective Courses (either from a specialist stream or from a select list not associated with a specialisation)

Entry requirements

To be eligible for this program you must have a completed accredited undergraduate construction or property degree with a credit average or above (WAM 65+ or equivalent).

For course listing, descriptions and timetables please see the UNSW Online Handbook

Accreditation

The Bachelor of Construction Management and Property program is fully accredited by the following national and international professional bodies: 

As a student of UNSW Construction Management and Property, you can gain access to the various student memberships initiatives with these professional bodies.  For more information, visit: AIB Young Builders Alliance, AIQS student grade membership and RICS student membership.

Career opportunities

The management of the people, processes and products within the construction and property industry is a detailed, challenging and specialised expertise. You will have the skills the industry demands and be able to successfully manage the delivery of complex construction projects.

Career opportunities

  • Construction manager

  • Project manager

  • Site manager

  • Property developer

  • Property valuation

  • Property and asset manager or analyst

  • Quantity surveyor

  • Estimator

  • Construction planner

  • Construction consultant

  • Specialised legal advisor

  • Corporate real estate advisor

Why UNSW School of Built Environment
  • Comprehensive construction and property qualification

  • One of the most respected construction programs in Australia

  • Specialise in your area of interest by choosing the Honours option

  • 80 days industry work experience

  • Top 27 in the world and 4th in Australia in Architecture/Built Environment (QS World University Rankings, 2020)

  • World class alumni connections

  • We're a global top 50 university (QS World University Rankings, 2020)

  • UNSW has the Most Employable Students (Winner, Australian Financial Review Most Employable Students Award 2020)

  • We're ranked 13th in the world and 2nd in Australia for Employer Reputation in Built Environment

  • Member of prestigious Group of Eight (Go8) universities

  • Strong industry links and partnerships
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