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CMGT 7125 - Construction Schedule and Delay Analysis

Construction Management - CMGT Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

Course Details

In this course, the practical aspects of project scheduling and construction law will be emphasized. Students will examine construction delay examples and apply construction contract clauses to determine the type of delay, assign responsibility, and quantify damages. Course assignments and activities will help students to understand the types of construction delays and identify all of the costs that contribute to damages from a subcontractor, contractor, consultant and owner’s perspective.


CMGT 7110 and CMGT 7420



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Learning Outcomes

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

  • Categorize types of construction delays (excusable, non-excusable, compensable, non-compensable, concurrent).
  • Quantify delays using CPM schedules.
  • Apply delay clauses found in standard construction contracts (CCDC2-2008 and MMCD) to claims examples.
  • Calculate damages due to delay (hard costs, overhead costs, inefficiency costs, acceleration costs).

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2012

Related Programs

CMGT 7125 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

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


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