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CMGT 7420 - Construction Law

Construction Management - CMGT Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

Course Details

This course covers the law that applies to the business of construction, and relates these concepts to the construction process by dealing with topical issues.

Prerequisite(s)

Acceptance into the Construction Management degree program.

Credits

2.5

Cost

$600.58

Spring/Summer 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.

CRN 57628

Tue Apr 24 - Tue Jul 10 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 24 - Jul 10 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 BBY NE01 Rm. 422

Instructor

Joanna Kostanski

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$600.58

Notes

  1. Textbook & CCDC2 required - available at BCIT bookstore. Log onto www.bcit.ca/bookstore/

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Appropriately apply common legal concepts and terminology to day to day situations arising in construction contract administration.
  • Choose the appropriate contracting models available for projects and know the fundamental conceptual differences among the models.
  • Understand the legal obligations and liabilities for all of the various participants in the construction industry.
  • Confidently deal with complex commercial aspects of construction such as tendering, bonding, insurance and liens.

Effective as of Winter 2008

Related Programs

CMGT 7420 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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Spring/Summer 2018

Books for Spring/Summer 2018 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

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Cmgt 7420 Course Manual (July 2012)
Author Cmgt
Binding Shrink Wrapped
Price $7.95
Required

Practical Law of Architecture, Engineering, and Geoscience, Third Canadian Edition Plus Companion Website without Pearson eText -- Access Card Package (3rd Edition)
Author Brian M. Samuels, Doug R. Sanders
Publisher Pearson Canada
Copyright 2015
Binding Hardback
ISBN 978-0-13414-504-4
Price $137.50
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