|Course code ARBE4301||Units 10||Level 4000||Faculty of Engineering and Built EnvironmentSchool of Architecture and Built Environment|
Construction entrepreneurship deals with the knowledge, skills and attitudes required to assemble resources including innovations, finance and business acumen in an effort to transform innovations into economic goods.
Available in 2014
|Objectives||On successful completion of this course, you will be able to:|
1. apply the principles underpinning the financial management of construction companies.
2. develop and appraise strategic management plans for construction companies.
3. simulate the management of a construction companies.
4. investigate and apply entrepreneurship principles to the built environment.
5. develop effective communication skills related to working in teams in virtual environments.
6. justify the strengths and weaknesses of your learning experiences about managing construction companies
|Content||- Entrepreneurship concepts|
- Marketing concepts
- Financial management and planning
- Strategic management concepts in the construction industry
|Replacing Course(s)||This replaces and modifies the content to the existing 10 credit ARBE3303 Construction Integrated Project 4.|
|Transition||ARBE3303 Construction Integrated Project 4 to ARBE4301 Construction Entrepreneurship.|
|Assumed Knowledge||Candidates for this course should have a working knowledge of the construction industry's structure, processes and relationships|
|Modes of Delivery||Distance Learning : IT Based|
Flexible Delivery / Student Centred Learning
|Teaching Methods||Problem Based Learning|
Self Directed Learning
|Contact Hours||Lecture: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term|
|Timetables||2014 Course Timetables for ARBE4301|