MGMT06034 2012 Site Management

General Details

Full Title
Site Management
Transcript Title
Site Management
Code
MGMT06034
Attendance
N/A %
Subject Area
MGMT - Management
Department
CENG - Civil Eng. and Construction
Level
06 - NFQ Level 6
Credit
05 - 05 Credits
Duration
Semester
Fee
Start Term
2012 - Full Academic Year 2012-13
End Term
2019 - Full Academic Year 2019-20
Author(s)
Mel Casserly
Programme Membership
SG_ECIVL_H08 201300 Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Civil Engineering SG_EENVI_B07 201300 Bachelor of Engineering in Environmental Engineering *** Copy *** SG_ECIVI_C06 201200 Higher Certificate in Engineering in Engineering in Civil Engineering SG_ECVIL_B07 201400 Bachelor of Engineering in Engineering in Civil Engineering SG_EENVI_B07 201400 Bachelor of Engineering in Environmental Engineering SG_ECIVI_H08 201400 Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Civil Engineering SG_EENVE_B07 201400 Bachelor of Engineering in Environmental Engineering
Description

Site Management

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this module the learner will/should be able to;

1.

Define the personnel within the construction industry

 

2.

Identify and analyse the various types of contract and methods of measurement used in the Civil Engineering industry

3.

Understand graphical representations of Civil Engineering programmes to show time, cost and quality criteria

4.

Identify and describe the duties of the various parties under current Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Legislation.

5.

Apply the processes of Project Management and its applications in a Civil Engineering Context.

Indicative Syllabus

  1. Contract Documents:  Bill of Quantities, Drawings, Specifications, Form of Tender, Form of Agreement, etc Conditions of Contract:  Public Works Contract, NEC3, FIDIC.
  2. Types of Contract:  Measurement Contracts, Lump-Sum Contracts, Cost reimbursable Contracts, Turnkey Contracts, Target Contracts, etc
  3. Tenders:  Types of Tender, Checking and Selection.
  4. Preparation of:  (i) Contract Documents, (ii) Safety Project to include Safety Statement.
  5. Introduction to Project Management

Indicative Practicals/Projects

  1. Bill of quantities & Gantt Chart Project
  2. Company Structure & Health and Safety Project.

Coursework & Assessment Breakdown

Coursework & Continuous Assessment
50 %
End of Semester / Year Formal Exam
50 %

Coursework Assessment

Title Type Form Percent Week Learning Outcomes Assessed
1 Project Project Continuous Assessment UNKNOWN 30 % Week 12 1,2,3,4
2 Multiple Choice Moodle Quiz Continuous Assessment UNKNOWN 20 % Week 7 1,2,3,4,5
             

End of Semester / Year Assessment

Title Type Form Percent Week Learning Outcomes Assessed
1 Final Exam Final Exam Final Exam UNKNOWN 50 % Week 15 1,2,3,4,5
             
             

Full Time Mode Workload


Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Workload
Lecture Lecture Theatre Lecture 3 Weekly 3.00
Tutorial Flat Classroom Project 1 Weekly 1.00
Independent Learning UNKNOWN Independent Learning 3 Weekly 3.00
Total Full Time Average Weekly Learner Contact Time 4.00 Hours

Module Resources

Non ISBN Literary Resources

Institution of Civil Engineers, Civil Engineering Standard Method of Measurement 3, Thomas Telford, 1991

Barnes, M., CESMM Handbook, Thomas Telford, 1992

Egglestone, B., The NEC3 Engineering and Construction Contract, A Commentary, Blackwell Publishing, 2006

 

Other Resources

Safety Health & Welfare at Work Act, 2005

Safety Health & Welfare at Work (Construction) Regulations, 2006

 

Additional Information

None