The construction sector is a major part of the total civil engineering and building industry. Construction projects range in size from the small to the very large. However, all projects share common factors utilising workers, machines and materials, and will require organisation and control. You will need to become familiar with the range of construction equipment and techniques in common use, and must be able to plan and direct construction works. This course covers the areas of construction techniques, construction management and concrete technology.
Allow approximately 8-9 hours study time per week for each 15 credit course. Your workload may be higher around assessment due dates or exam time.
Cost2019NZ students $738 + $60 annual administration fee
International students N/A + $60 annual administration fee
Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying
Access is required to a small and large construction project. Skills in report writing are required.
There is a textbook required for this course. Visit our textbook page for more information.
How to enrol
Before enrolling in this course you need to:
- choose the qualification you will study the course under
- check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses and apply tab on the qualification page.
You can do this course as part of these qualifications: