SPA Construction Management

Athlone Institute of Technology (AL_CCONS_O_1)
Key Programme Details
Award

Certificate - Special Purpose Award

NFQ Level

8 About NFQ

Delivery Method

Online, Classroom - Daytime, Mixed

Mode

Part Time

ECTS Credits

40

Skills Area

Engineering, manufacturing and construction

General Information
Contact

Alan Duffy

Email

aduffy@ait.ie

Phone

0868265672

Address

Department of Civil, Mechanical and Polymer Engineering
Faculty of Engineering
Athlone Institute of Technology
Dublin Road
Athlone
Co. Westmeath

Important Dates
Application Deadline

18/01/2019

Start Date

25/01/2019

End Date

20/12/2019

About this Course

This programme is a unique offering in Ireland and has been specifically designed to meet the modern requirements of a construction manager in a rapidly evolving sector. The focus of this programme is on contemporary challenges such as the implementation of lean management processes and proficiency in Building Information Modelling (BIM) technology. Construction Economics and Costing, Site and Safety Management and Project Scheduling and Control are also key module components. This programme is specifically targeted at those wishing to upskill in this very rewarding employment sector, and providers an excellent opportunity for jobseekers and for individuals wishing to study part time while also working.
You will be exposed to a range of modules that are most relevant to Construction Management. You will be taught by academic staff with current industrial experience and you will get direct exposure to relevant industrial practice. Work experience and placement is key component of the p

Entry Requirements

Level 7 qualification in construction studies, construction management, civil engineering or related discipline. Candidates that do not meet the above criteria may be eligible for admission to the programme through the RPL (Recognized Prior Learning} route. (considered on an individual basis in accordance with the lnstitute's policy on RPL}.

Long Description

This programme is a unique offering in Ireland and has been specifically designed to meet the modern requirements of a construction manager in a rapidly evolving sector. The focus of this programme is on contemporary challenges such as the implementation of lean management processes and proficiency in Building Information Modelling (BIM) technology. Construction Economics and Costing, Site and Safety Management and Project Scheduling and Control are also key module components. This programme is specifically targeted at those wishing to upskill in this very rewarding employment sector, and providers an excellent opportunity for jobseekers and for individuals wishing to study part time while also working.
You will be exposed to a range of modules that are most relevant to Construction Management. You will be taught by academic staff with current industrial experience and you will get direct exposure to relevant industrial practice. Work experience and placement is key component of the p

Timetable Info

Every Second Friday per Academic Semester

Delivery Location

75% Online & 25% at AIT Campus

Delivery Notes

Blended