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About

The Construction Project Management course offered by Coursera in partnership with Columbia University introduces you to Project Initiation and Planning. Industry experts join Columbia University professor, Ibrahim Odeh, to give an overview of the construction industry. 

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Overview

Key Features

Professor Odeh teaches the fundamentals of the Project Development Cycle while guest lecturers discuss Lean Project Delivery method and Lean Design Behaviors. 

Technological advances, such as Building Information Modeling, will be introduced with real world examples of the uses of BIM during the Lifecycle of the Project. 

The Construction Project Management course offered by Coursera in partnership with Columbia University concludes with Professor Odeh discussing the importance of project planning and scheduling and an opportunity to develop a Work Breakdown Structure.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Course Overview
  • Construction Industry Overview
  • Project Delivery
  • Lean Project Delivery
  • Sustainability in the Construction Industry
  • Environment, Health and Safety of Construction Processes
  • Building Information Modeling and Technology Trends in Construction
  • International View of Construction Projects
  • Role of a Construction Manager
  • Project Planning

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 35 days

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online
  • Self-paced

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Beginner Level

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
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    Based on the tuition of 0 USD for the full programme during 35 days.
  • National

    Free
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    Based on the tuition of 0 USD for the full programme during 35 days.

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Funding

Coursera provides financial aid to learners who cannot afford the fee. Apply for it by clicking on the Financial Aid link beneath the "Enroll" button on the left. You'll be prompted to complete an application and will be notified if you are approved. 

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