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SRM461 - Contract Administration 3

Unit details

Year2015 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Waterfront (Geelong)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Roshani Palliyaguru



Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

1 x 2 hour class per week, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week


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.


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

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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