code CB510
credit_hours 3
title Project Management & Scheduling
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prequisites CB410
credit hours 3
Description/Outcomes Introduction to construction management - relationship and responsibilities of project participants - project life cycle and management s - Introduction to the principles of time analysis and scheduling practices in the project planning and control process - including network planning - CPM scheduling - resource leveling - cash flow analysis - project life cycle - design construction interface - computer program applications. The course is organized around a series of exercises geared to simulate the management of the various stages of an architectural project.
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objectives The students are familiar with the basic concepts of construction management.
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ref. books Construction Scheduling Principles and Practices by Newitt, J. Publisher: Prentice Hall, Latest Edition.rnProject Scheduling and Management for Construction by Pierce, D. Publisher: Reed Construction Data, USA, Latest Edition.rnConstruction scheduling with Primavera Project Planner by Feigenbaum, L., Publisher: Prentice Hall, Latest Edition.rn
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textbook Construction Planning and Scheduling by Hinze, J. Publisher: Prentice Hall, USA, Latest Edition.
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objective set combined
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Course Content
content serial Description
1 Week No.1: Introduction to construction Management.
2 Week No.2: Participants in construction projects, their responsibilities and relations.
3 Week No.3: Project phases and life cycle.
4 Week No.4: Management .
5 Week No.5: Introduction to planning & scheduling.
6 Week No.6: Scheduling techniques: Bar charting, AON,AOA.
7 Week No.7: 7th exam.
8 Week No.8: Time reduction.
9 Week No.9: Resource allocation.
10 Week No.10: Resource leveling.
11 Week No.11: Project control.
12 Week No.12: 12th Exam.
13 Week No.13: Project financial management.
14 Week No.14: Project financial management, continued.
15 Week No.15: Computer program application.
16 Week No.16: Final Exam.