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What will I learn?

Be prepared for a career as a world-class construction manager, project manager, building supervisor, estimator, quantity surveyor or building researcher. This degree offers a solid mix of theory in four concentrated areas, as well as hands-on experience through practical work and opportunities for cadetships.

Western’s Bachelor of Construction Management (Honours) prepares you for an unlimited career in the building industry. Along with the full suite of theory and practical knowledge of construction and project management, you’ll gain a strong understanding of building and quantity supervision, estimating, building research, and practical experimentation in building technology. You will also explore the subjects of acoustics, building heat-flow, corrosion of materials, concrete testing and more.

The course gives you 1,200 practical hours of construction management experience, as well as a number of opportunities to obtain an industry cadetship in building surveying, construction economics and construction management.

Your career

Graduates of this course can look forward to career opportunities as a: Site manager; Estimator; Facilities manager; Building economist; Consultant; Design and construction manager.

Which department am I in?

School of Engineering, Design and Built Environment

CRICOS

100687

Study options

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
A$33,000.00 (17,66,595) per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

7 March 2022

Venue

Penrith Campus

Second Avenue,

KINGSWOOD,

New South Wales,

2747, SYDNEY, Australia

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
A$33,000.00 (17,66,595) per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

7 March 2022

Venue

Western Sydney University

Parramatta South Campus,

Victoria Road,

RYDALMERE,

New South Wales,

2116, SYDNEY, Australia

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students must have Australian Year 12 Higher School Certificate in or outside Australia; International Baccalaureate in Australia; New Zealand National Certificate of Educational Achievement (NCEA), Level 3. English language requirements: IELTS (Academic version): 6.5 overall score, minimum 6.0 in each subtest; TOEFL internet-based score: Total score 82, Writing 21, Speaking 18, Reading 13, Listening 13; Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE): 58 overall; No communication skills less than 50.

For international students

Students must have Successful completion of Year 12 or an equivalent qualification.

English Language Requirements:

IELTS: 6.5 overall score (min 6.0 in each subtest); TOEFL internet-based score of 82: Writing 21, Speaking 18, Reading 13, Listening 13; Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE): 58 overall; No communication skills less than 50.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

Pathways options

Offered by this university

Western Sydney University offers below pathways courses for this subject

Offered by other partners

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  • Western Sydney University The College
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