Construction Management


Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

The student must have knowledge, skills and competencies within the architectural design and engineering field corresponding to the completion of the MSc01 and MSc02 Architectural Engineering education.

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

An introduction to project, design and construction management.

Learning objectives


  • Must have knowledge and understanding of theories and methods within project, design or construction management Must have knowledge of ethical, economical, legal and social interests in the field of construction management
  • Must have knowledge of current theories and practice in construction management


  • Must be able to analyse and assess the cross-disciplinary inclusion of actors involved in the decision-making processes
  • Must be able to use methods and techniques for preparing cost estimates for building construction projects
  • Must be able to apply methods of planning and scheduling of construction projects
  • Must be able to identifying work elements, estimating activity durations, preparing network schedules and schedule updates, analysing planned vs. actual project progress


  • Can apply methods and theories for project, design or construction management within a given budget using specified materials and construction methods

Type of instruction

See general description of the types of instruction described in § 17.



Name of examConstruction Management
Type of exam
Written or oral exam
Permitted aids
Without aids
AssessmentPassed/Not Passed
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentThe criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures

Facts about the module

Danish titleProjekt-, design- og byggeledelse
Module codeAODATM3K171
Module typeCourse
Duration1 semester
Language of instructionEnglish
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg
Responsible for the module


Education ownerMaster of Science (MSc) in Technology (Architecture)
Study BoardStudy Board of Architecture and Design
DepartmentDepartment of Architecture, Design and Media Technology
FacultyThe Technical Faculty of IT and Design