BSc (Hons) in Construction Management & Engineering

Bachelor of Science (Honours)Construction Management & Engineering

Full Time
2019 CAO range:
        269 - 477
Cork Road
4 years
240 ECTS

 What is Construction Management & Engineering?

Construction Management & Engineering prepares students for responsible engineering and management roles in all phases of construction projects.  It emphasises management, engineering and technological techniques useful in organising, planning and controlling the activities of diverse specialists working in the project environment of the Irish and international construction industry.

What is the BSc (Hons) in Construction Management & Engineering?

The BSc (Hons) in Construction Management & Engineering is a four year course that prepares graduates for a career as professional construction managers and engineers in the Irish and worldwide construction industry.

BSc (Hons) in Construction Management & Engineering industrial placement

Each student is required to complete a 30-week paid industrial placement with a construction company in the second period (February to September) of the third year.  The companies comprise general contractors in civil engineering, building and residential property, project management companies, specialist contractors, engineering design offices and materials manufacturers.

Year 1
Semester 1Semester 2
Construction MeasurementConstruction Economics
Introduction to ManagementManagement Studies
MathematicsTheory of Structures
Construction TechnologyEngineering Services
Introduction to ICTIntroduction to Construction Materials
Communications & Study SkillsIntroduction to BIM
Year 2
Semester 3Semester 4
Introduction to Construction LawTendering & Estimating
Services TechnologyIntroduction to Project Management
Geotechnical EngineeringDesign of Structures
Construction MethodsIntroduction to Surveying
Procurement StrategyIntegrated Project
Year 3
Semester 5Semester 6
Engineering StructureResearch Methods
Site SurveyingIndustrial Placement 1
Construction Tech Systems
Construction Health & Safety
Measurement & Costing
Year 4
Semester 7Semester 8
Development EconomicsConstruction Law
Project & Corporate ManagementMarketing & Finance
Temporary Works DesignQuality & HRM
Services Tech & IntegrationInnovative Technology
Industrial Placement 2ELECTIVE

Leaving Cert: Minimum entry requirements for BSc (Hons) in Construction Management & Engineering 

2 subjects: H5
4 subjects: O6/H7
English or Irish: O5/H7
Mathematics: O5/H7

Advanced and Equivalent Entry for BSc (Hons) in Construction Management & Engineering:

What career opportunities are available on completion of BSc (Hons) in Construction Management & Engineering:

  • Project Management

  • Construction Engineering

  • Design & Build

  • Information Technology

  • Facilities Management

  • Property Development

  • National & International Projects

  • Business Development

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