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Industry Based Project CMGT 8800

Construction Management - CMGT Part-time Studies Course

Course details

The goal of this course is to provide the student with an opportunity to work independently on an applied research project associated with a construction industry issue or procedure. Students work closely with an industry sponsor, under the mentorship of a faculty advisor to execute the research proposal that was developed in CMGT 8700. The students' pre-approved proposal outlines the project scope, goals, methods, and deliverables that forms the basis for this course. This course is intended to assess the students' ability to integrate the skills and knowledge gained from the Program with their individual work experience and apply these in a real-world context. In conjunction with an industry sponsor, the student solves a technical problem relating to construction. The research project must contain elements that are innovative, experimental, or exploratory in nature. A faculty advisor will supervise the progress of the project, provide guidance and direction where appropriate and evaluate the final report and its presentation. The faculty advisor submits their evaluation and the final grade is determined collaboratively with the Department.

Prerequisite(s)

Credits

6.0

Cost

$1,093.11 - $1,115.04 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2022

Below is one offering of CMGT 8800 for the Spring/Summer 2022 term.

CRN 51080

Duration

Start any time

  • 52 weeks
  • CRN 51080
  • $1093.11
Continuous Entry, Distance or Online

This is a distance learning course. Start any time. You have 52 weeks from the date you register to complete this course.

Instructor

Deb Parliament

Course outline

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Cost

$1093.11

Important information
  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. MANDATORY PREREQUISITE: CMGT 8700, Project Proposals. To register e-mail dparliament@bcit.ca with your name and student number. This is a self paced course. Prior to the first class an e-mail with the course info will be e-mailed to you. Pls be sure your personal contact info is up to date on my.bcit.ca.
Status

Fall 2022

Below is one offering of CMGT 8800 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 32984

Duration

Start any time

  • 52 weeks
  • CRN 32984
  • $1115.04
Continuous Entry, Distance or Online

This is a distance learning course. Start any time. You have 52 weeks from the date you register to complete this course.

Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$1115.04

Important information
  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. This class is ONLY for students who were accepted into this program prior to the fall of 2022 (this term). All program courses and CMGT 8700 must be completed before enrolment into this course. This course is open for registration at any time during the term. Students have one year to compete this course with the start date being the day it is approved by the program head. To register contact dparliament@bcit.ca with your name, your Project Proposal from CMGT 8700 and your student number.
Status

Sneak Preview

This section is only available for registration starting Wed May 25, 2022 at 9:00 am (PDT)

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Outline the current state of the specific construction issue identified in the approved proposal.
  • Research the topic, systematically analyzing relevant construction methodologies.
  • Propose and justify the recommended changes, efficiencies or resolution(s) with research-based arguments and data.
  • Present the findings in a comprehensive professional management report.

Effective as of Fall 2022

Related Programs

Industry Based Project (CMGT 8800) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Construction Management
    Bachelor of Technology Full-time/Part-time

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