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SRM461 - Contract Administration 3

Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Waterfront (Geelong)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:

Adam Krezel



Incompatible with:


Contact hours: 1 x 2 hour class, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week
Note: You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.


This unit is about project administration with particular emphasis on tender evaluation, documentation and post-contract procedures. Topics include the contract administrator’s role from the perspective of the contractor, subcontractor and client, preparation of subcontractor work packages, progress claims, cost reports, extensions of time and contract variations. Procedures for effective office and site administration, financial reimbursement and claims preparation, quantification and negotiation, and the use of computer software in post-contract activities are also covered.


Examination 60%, two individual assignments (20% each) 40%.  To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit students must achieve at least 40% in the examination.

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