CA5101 - Production Management

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester
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Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2015/16

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

The aims of this course are to explore various methods and techniques for managing construction works to a successful completion and to increase work effectiveness. On completion of this programme, students shall be able to demonstrate that: a) they have acquired knowledge on the theoretical framework, b) they can apply quantitative and statistical analysis, and c) they have the ability of putting the theories they learnt into practice on managing construction works at site level. Students shall be able to analyse and explain the relationships between the project control functions and business management functions of a construction firm, which link up the business and project control management into one comprehensive premise.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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