16091 Managing a Construction Business6cp; block, on campus: 4 x 8hrs lectures, 1 x 3hrs lecture, 1 x 2hrs lecture. To comply with health advice from NSW Health, the planned delivery of this subject for Spring 2021 has been adjusted. Activities planned for campus in the first 4 weeks of session are being moved online. Activities for the remainder of the session will be scheduled on campus only if the public health situation permits face-to-face learning in available teaching spaces.
Requisite(s): 96 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10214 Bachelor of Construction Project Management OR 96 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10215 Bachelor of Construction Project Management Bachelor of International Studies OR 96 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10420 Bachelor of Construction Project Management Bachelor of Languages and Cultures
This subject introduces students to the theory and practice of managing a construction business. It develops understanding, knowledge, and decision-making skills as applied to construction business management principles including business and market strategies. This understanding of construction business management is essential for success in a highly competitive and increasingly globalized building and construction industry.
Students gain business management knowledge and understanding through selected readings, lectures, and workshops. This understanding culminates in the requirement for the delivery of a Business Plan and a Marketing Plan.
Spring session, City campus
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