Content, progress and pedagogy of the
- Must have knowledge of national and international legislation
and contractual relations in connection with the execution of
building and construction works.
- Must have knowledge about work environment, including health
and safety in the building and construction industry.
- Must be able to demonstrate knowledge of the use of general
conditions and tender law as basic national agreement between the
- Must be able to demonstrate understanding of different
performance descriptions and explain their use.
- Must be able to explain the current national regulation and
associated guidelines for quality assurance.
- Must be able to demonstrate knowledge of general international
conditions and EU tender law as basic international agreement
between construction parties.
- Must be able to describe national and international (EU)
legislation on inviting tenders and award of contract in connection
with the construction.
- Must be able to describe the building's historic
development and ongoing development initiatives including OPP,
partnering and use of indicators.
- Must be able to analyse the construction context in connection
with general societal trends
- Must be able to use the guidelines and rules about working in
- Must be able to explain labour law.
- Must be able to explain the framework of construction.
- Must be able to relate a given project to the framework of
construction including the work environment.
Type of instruction
Lectures supplemented with workshops, presentation seminars and
Extent and expected workload
Since it is a 5 ECTS project module, the workload is expected to
be 150 hours for the student.