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Industry Based Project Proposal CMGT 8700

Construction Management - CMGT Course

International Fees

International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.

Course details

The goal of this course is to design and develop a formal proposal that will be the student's plan for the final program course, CMGT 8800. Students must present a topic that is innovative, experimental or exploratory in their work context. The intent of the course deliverable, a professional project proposal, is to clearly outline the student's topic, objectives, methodologies, research requirements, schedule, and project deliverables. The project proposal will be held to the highest standards. It is recommended that this course be taken immediately prior to registering for CMGT 8800, Industry Based Project.


  • Successful completion of all program courses (with exception of CMGT 8800). Corequisites: Minimum of 2 years Related Work Experience; Industry Topic; and an Industry Sponsor.



Domestic fees


Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2024

Below is one offering of CMGT 8700 for the Spring/Summer 2024 term.

CRN 59515


Sat May 18 - Sat Jun 22 (6 weeks)

  • 6 weeks
  • CRN 59515
  • Domestic fees $347.09
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
May 18 - Jun 22 N/A N/A Online


Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees


Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  4. MANDATORY PREREQUISITE: All of the CMGT core courses The start date for this section has been changed to May 21st, 2022 and will end on June 25th, 2022. It is recommended you have your Final Project topic chosen before you enroll into this course. To register e-mail with your name and student number, a self audit showing all CMGT core courses complete, your project topic and a resume if you were accepted with less than 2 years work experience. This is an on line 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

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Formulate a conceptual plan based on a pre-approved industry topic.
  • Use clear and concise language in appropriate technical style.
  • Format and structure information into appropriate segments of a project proposal.
  • Apply analytical methodologies into research findings.
  • Produce a literature review to support the feasibility of their project.
  • Communicate the proposal writing process in a progress memo.
  • Cite and record references in APA style within the text and reference list.
  • Write a professional proposal that meets both industry and the BTech CM program standards.

Effective as of Fall 2021

Related Programs

Industry Based Project Proposal (CMGT 8700) is offered as a part of the following programs:

  • Indicates programs accepting international students.
  • Indicates programs with a co-op option.

School of Construction and the Environment

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


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