Bachelor of Construction Management/Bachelor of Facilities Management

Course summary for current students

Award granted Bachelor of Construction Management / Bachelor of Facilities Management
Duration5 years full-time or part-time equivalent
CRICOS course code058241D
Deakin course codeD365

Note: Offered to continuing students only.

Continuing students should contact their course advisor for further information.

Course sub-headings

Course overview

The Bachelor of Construction Management/Bachelor of Facilities Management combined degree offers a unique mix of construction and property disciplines of which is a significant benefit to employers. Graduates are able to work across traditional professional boundaries, from property investment and development through to space management and workplace logistics, using key project-management skills to ensure optimum value for money is attained at all stages of the property life cycle.

The course allows the opportunity for students to complete an honours stream for the Construction Management component or for the Facilities Management component. Refer to your course advisor for specific options.

Fees and charges

Unit fees can be viewed within individual unit descriptions. You can search for a unit using the Unit Search.

Please be aware:

  • Fees are calculated on a per unit basis
  • Fees charged will depend on the individual units chosen
  • Fees per unit/credit point may increase annually due to rises in the cost of course delivery and services

Course rules

The degree requires students to complete 40 credit points over the equivalent of five years of full-time study. Students can elect to exit after 24 credit points of study with a Bachelor of Facilities Management; also students may elect to exit after 32 credit points of study with a Bachelor of Construction Management.

Course structure

Level 1
Trimester 1

SRT153Building Materials Science

SRT159Construction Projects 1
SRM181Project Management 1

SRT141Building Safety

SRA010Safety Induction Program *

*SRA010 - 0 cp safety unit

Trimester 2

SRT151Construction and Structures 1

SRM165Information Systems in Construction
SRE170Construction Finance

SRT259Construction Projects 2

Level 2
Trimester 1

SRT251Construction and Structures 2

SRE272Measurement and Estimating 1

SRM161Contract Administration 1

SRM281Project Management 2

Trimester 2

SRT351Construction and Structures 3

SRE372Measurement and Estimating 2

SRM261Contract Administration 2

SRT257Building Environmental Studies 1

Level 3
Trimester 1

SRF311Unit description is currently unavailable ^

SRF312Unit description is currently unavailable ^

SRF313Unit description is currently unavailable ^

SRE270Building Economics

Trimester 2

SRF321Unit description is currently unavailable ^

SRF322Unit description is currently unavailable ^

SRF323Unit description is currently unavailable ^

SRM310Project Planning and Scheduling

Level 4
Trimester 1

SRT358Building Environmental Services

SRE373Measurement and Estimating 3

SRM461Contract Administration 3

SRM489Professional Practice

Trimester 2

SRV499Built Environment Integrated Project

SRQ462Building Cost Planning

SRT359Unit description is currently unavailable

SRE464Building Development Appraisal

Level 5

Trimester 1
SRR401Introduction to Construction Research

SRR481Research Methods Seminar

SRM448Industry Placement A *

Trimester 2

SRR402Construction Research Thesis *

SRM449Industry Placement B *

* SRM448, SRM449 and SRR402 are 2 credit point units.

^ Not available as of 2013


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