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Bachelor of Applied Science (Construction Management)

  • Qualification:

    Bachelor's Degree

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  • Payment options:

    HECS-HELP may be available
    Payment plan
    Upfront payment

  • Duration:

    32 units

  • Start date:

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  • Awarded by:

    Curtin University

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What you'll learn

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About this course

The Bachelor of Applied Science (Construction Management) course from Curtin University offered through Open Universities Australia is a management-oriented course which covers domestic, commercial and civil construction. This course focuses on several core subject areas, including technology, measurement and estimating, project management, contracts administration, cost management and communication.


Applicants must meet the criteria to be eligible to enter this program:

  • Have a TER or ATAR of 70; OR
  • Complete a Special Tertiary Admissions Test (STAT); OR
  • Complete two of the four OUA open enrolment units with separate English language competency; OR
  • Complete all four open enrolment units at pass level. This satisfies the English language competency requirements.

Areas of study

In this Bachelor of Applied Science (Construction Management) course, you may study the following subjects:

  • Project management
  • Building technology
  • Cost management
  • Communication for built environment
  • Building technology
  • Building measurement
  • Structures
  • Building law
  • Building surveying
  • Professional practice
  • Contract administration
  • Project safety management
  • Quality in building
  • Building industry presentation
  • Cross-disciplinary project
  • Facilities management
  • Building project report
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Career outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a Bachelor of Applied Science (Construction Management) from Curtin University.

Graduates of the Bachelor of Applied Science (Construction Management) course will have the skills and knowledge to work in the building and construction industry as project managers, quantity surveyors, construction managers, estimators, contract administrators and building surveyors.

Curious about where a career in building & construction could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:

  • Building Contractor
  • Building Technician
  • Project Manager
  • Quantity Surveyor
  • Contract Administrator
  • Property Developer
  • Facilities Manager
  • Construction Manager
  • Estimator
  • Building Surveyor

Payment options & support

Finance options

If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive HECS-HELP or scholarships.

You may be eligible to receive HECS-HELP for this course!

This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).

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