University of Adelaide
Develop a career in the construction industry focusing on residential and low-rise buildings.
Focus on construction law, management, communication, materials, economics and quantity surveying.
Build your knowledge in estimating, contract administration, scheduling, and cost planning.
Study in the Experiential Learning Suite using the latest technologies.
Modern construction is a complex, highly-organised commercial industry and it is constantly evolving.
New challenges in planning, design, construction and commissioning are arising all the time. Buildings are becoming bigger and more technically complex than ever before. These challenges mean that the construction industry is a dynamic and exciting environment to work in.
In this degree you will develop the knowledge and skills to work professionally in the low rise residential and light commercial buildings sector of the construction industry. If you successfully complete this degree, you can enter directly into the fourth year of the Bachelor of Construction Management and Economics (Honours).
We develop our degrees with input from industry and courses are taught by academics with strong industry associations. This degree has been developed so that you graduate industry-ready.
What you’ll learn
What you Learn
In this degree you will develop the knowledge and skills to work professionally in the low rise residential and light commercial sectors of the construction industry. Your studies will focus on construction law, management, communication, materials, economics and quantity surveying.
Upon successful completion of this degree, you can enter directly into the fourth year of the Bachelor of Construction Management and Economics (Honours).
|Institution Name||University of Adelaide|
|Campus Location||City East|
|Course Duration||3 year(s) full-time|
|Course University||University of Adelaide|
By every measure, the University of Adelaide—a member of Australia’s prestigious Group of Eight research-intensive universities—stands tall among the world’s leading institutions of learning and innovation.The clearest indication of this is our consistently high rating by the most respected international assessment bodies: QS World University Rankings, Times Higher Education and Shanghai Jiao Tong’s Academic Rankings of World Universities (ARWU). All consider us one of the top 1% of universities worldwide, and the top university in our state.
We’re equally proud of the fact that the vast majority of our research is rated ‘above or well above world standard’ by the Australian Research Council’s Excellence in Research Australia program.We count among our distinguished alumni: five Nobel Laureates; over 100 Rhodes Scholars, including Australia’s first Indigenous recipient; and Australia’s first female prime minister and Supreme Court judge. Many of our staff and teachers are internationally recognised leaders in their fields. And we attract a diverse student body of over 27,000 from more than 90 countries.