Combining your understanding of construction and your knowledge of project management techniques will equip you to work in an industry where it is essential to ensure projects are coordinated and delivered on time.
This course is accredited by The Chartered Institute of Building and the Chartered Association of Building Engineers.
Research Excellence Framework 2014
Research Excellence Framework 2014: our University's results for the Architecture, Built Environment and Planning unit, which it entered for the first time, were impressive with 37% of its research being rated world leading or internationally excellent.
You will be equipped with hands-on skills that are highly valued in an industry in which a project approach is the principal way of working. You will also gain up-to-date industry knowledge and contacts through visiting lecturers.
We understand that full-time study does not suit everyone. That’s why we offer courses which give you the opportunity to decide where, when and how you can get involved in learning. Studying a distance learning course offers the convenience and flexibility to make education work for you. Whether you’d like to fit your studies around childcare, develop your skills while working or, quite simply, want to learn from the comfort of your own home, we can help you gain a qualification at a time and pace that suits your lifestyle.
Like our students on campus, you will have the same excellent teaching and learning resources, however you’ll find these online instead of in a lecture theatre. Not only are all the modules taught online, but you will also have access to an online community and more than 140,000 books and journals in our online library.
To study this course, you will require broadband internet connection with a speed of 2mbps and working speakers. You will need Windows 7 / Mac OSX 10.8 or above and have access to Chrome v63 or higher (recommended), Edge v42+, Firefox v57+ or Safari v6+. Java and Adobe Acrobat Reader will need to be enabled and you will need a minimum screen resolution of 1024 x 768.
Visit our distance learning guide for a complete list of technical requirements.
- Professional accreditations
- Part-time study available
- Expert careers service
- 24/7 Library
- TEF Silver Award
Teaching and learning
The six core modules that form this top-up course will develop your knowledge in the key areas of construction project management. You will study the design and effective management of the construction process of complex construction works using cost effective and sustainable techniques.
Fees & funding
This course doesn't currently have any active start dates.
Library and online resources
Our Library is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, every day of the year, providing you with access to specialist books and journals, learning spaces, computers, multimedia facilities and media equipment hire. Tens of thousands of our Library's digital resources, including ebooks, ejournals and databases, can be accessed online at a time and place to suit you.