Construction Procurement and Tendering

Description

This course examines the tender process and how construction projects are procured. Tendering principles and the process of procurement selection will be investigated by analysing the various strategies within both the public and private sectors using case study building and infrastructure projects.

Availability

Callaghan Campus

  • Semester 2 - 2015

Distance Education - Callaghan

  • Semester 2 - 2015

Learning Outcomes

1. Investigate the inception, development and implementation stages of the procurement process;

2. Investigate the tender process and supporting documentation;

3. Analyse and select an appropriate procurement method and standard form of contract to meet stakeholder requirements

4. Develop an appropriate risk management strategy

Content

  • Participants in the procurement process
  • Procurement methods
  • Tender Process
  • Tendering Methods
  • Public Sector Procurement
  • The application of BIM in the Procurement process
  • Public-Private Sector Partnerships
  • Risk Management
  • Best Practice Case studies
  • Critical Success Factors

Replacing Course(s)

This course replaces the following course(s): ARBE2305. Students who have successfully completed ARBE2305 are not eligible to enrol in ARBE2309.

Assessment Items

Report: Written Professional Report

Report: Written Professional Report

Contact Hours

Lecture

Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term

Tutorial

Face to Face On Campus 1 hour(s) per Week for 11 Weeks

Distance learning students will receive equivalent instruction through online or other distance education strategies.