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CMGT 7535 - Leadership and Interpersonal Skills

Construction Management - CMGT Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

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Course Details

Provides the essential skills to manage a diverse construction workforce. Factors influencing performance, personality, culture and organizational norms, as well as the practical application of modern management concepts and techniques will be discussed. Skills will be developed through lecture, casework, assignments and discussions.


BUSA 7250





Spring/Summer 2021

Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2021 term.

CRN 62418

Mon Apr 19 - Mon Jul 12 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 19 - Jul 12 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 Online Delivery
See Notes below


Grant Morrow

Course Outline




  1. Textbook required. Purchase at BCIT bookstore. Note* No class on May 24th Victoria Day

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

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Learning Outcomes

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

  • Differentiate leadership from management in the construction industry.
  • Apply the 'Leadership Framework' to workplace situations.
  • Develop effective teams by applying the appropriate leadership style.
  • Employ a motivation-oriented approach with individuals and groups.
  • Communicate effectively with people who are of different personality types.
  • Effectively address conflict situations.
  • Contribute positively to organizational change.

Effective as of Winter 2013

Related Programs

CMGT 7535 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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