BPM101 Interdisciplinary Studies in Construction provides student an insight into the roles and responsibilities of the main players in a construction project, including the client, architect, engineer (civil, structural, electrical and mechanical), quantity surveyor, project manager, main contractor, specialist contractor and subcontractor. Their job scopes are identified so as to remove functional silos between the professions, and to facilitate and promote an integrated approach to the development, design and implementation of construction projects.
Credit Units: 5
Presentation Pattern: Every January
E-Learning: BLENDED - Learning is done MAINLY online using interactive study materials in Canvas. Students receive guidance and support from online instructors via discussion forums and emails. This is supplemented with SOME face-to-face sessions. If the course has an exam component, this will be administered on-campus.