Master of Construction Management (MConMgt)

Program Code

Program Faculty
Faculty of Sciences, Engineering and Technology

Academic Year

These Program Rules should be read in conjunction with the University's policies (


The Master of Construction Management is designed to prepare students for professional practice in building and infrastructure. The program has a strong foundation in building and infrastructure across various life cycles such as feasibility, design, construction, operation and disposal. Students will develop strong presentation skills, negotiation and inter-personal skills.
The Master of Construction Management is an AQF Level 9 qualification with a standard full-time duration of 2 years.

Program Learning Outcomes

  1. Apply advanced and integrated construction management theories, principles, concepts and skills related to the management of construction and civil projects throughout their life cycles.
  2. Investigate, analyse and synthesise complex information to manage traditional and emerging aspects of construction and civil projects.
  3. Apply research principles and skills to conduct independent research related to both traditional and emerging aspects of construction and civil projects.
  4. Apply principles of teamwork and collaboration to construction and civil projects.
  5. Communicate in a professional, ethical and culturally sensitive manner, using effective written, verbal, and visual expression methods suitable for various stakeholders for construction and civil projects.


Interruption of program: Students must apply for permission from the Executive Dean or delegate before taking a Leave of Absence. Any extension of the leave without approval will result in the loss of place in the program but an application may be made to be re-admitted to the program subject to the admission procedures in place at the time.

Program Maximum Duration: As specified in Table 1 of the Coursework Academic Programs Policy, this program must be completed within a Maximum Duration which includes any periods of non-enrolment, leave of absence or approved study at other institutions for credit towards a Program. 

Academic Program Rules for Master of Construction Management

There shall be a Master of Construction Management.

Qualification Requirements

To qualify for the degree of Master of Construction Management, the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of the following requirements with a combined total of not less than 48 units, comprising:

  1. Core courses to the value of 33 units.
  2. Research Dissertation courses to the value of 6 or 12 units.
  3. Elective courses to the value of 3 or 9 units depending on the Research Dissertation option studied

Core Courses