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Key to the tables

P Prerequisite: Course(s) you must complete to a defined standard (or have waived) before your enrolment in another course is confirmed.

C Corequisite: Course(s) that must be completed in the same semester as another course, unless already passed or waived.

R Restriction: Similar courses, that cannot both be credited to the same qualification.

The Degree of Bachelor of Construction (Honours)
BConst (Hons)

Qualification Regulations

Part I

These regulations are to be read in conjunction with all other Statutes and Regulations of the University including General Regulations for Postgraduate Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas, and Postgraduate Certificates.

Part II


1. Admission to the Bachelor of Construction (Honours) requires that the candidate will:

(a) meet the University admission requirements as specified; and

(b) have been awarded or qualified for a construction-related Bachelors Degree, having achieved a B+ grade average from the majoring courses of the intended subject, or equivalent.

Qualification Requirements

2. Candidates for the Degree of Bachelor of Construction (Honours) shall follow a flexible programme of study, which shall consist of courses totalling at least 120 credits at 700 and 800 level, comprising:

(a) courses selected from the Schedule to the Degree

and including:

(b) attending workshops, tutorials, block courses, and laboratories as required.


3. The Degree of Bachelor of Construction (Honours) is awarded with specialisations in Construction Management and Quantity Surveying.

4. The requirements for each subject are set out in the Schedule for the Qualification.

Student Progression

5. The Degree of Bachelor of Construction (Honours) will be awarded with a class of Honours.

Completion Requirements

6. The timeframes for completion as outlined in the General Regulations for Postgraduate qualifications will apply.

7. Candidates may be graduated when they meet the Admission, Qualification and Academic requirements within the prescribed timeframes.

Unsatisfactory Academic Progress

8. The general Unsatisfactory Academic Progress regulations will apply.

Schedule for the Bachelor of Construction (Honours)

Compulsory Courses (30 credits from)

218.711 Research Methods in Construction 30 credits


Construction Management (90 credits)

Compulsory Course (90 credits from)

218.811 Research Report (90 credits) 90 credits

Quantity Surveying (90 credits)

Compulsory Course (90 credits from)

218.811 Research Report (90 credits) 90 credits