Lay the foundation for a career in the construction industry
As one of the largest economic sectors, the construction industry continues to expand. Employers seek graduates with theoretical knowledge and practical experience across a variety of fields. The Bachelor of Construction Management and Quantity Surveying at Bond equips graduates with the necessary knowledge and skill set, transferable across a range of career paths.
Students are also able to graduate sooner with Bond’s accelerated degrees.
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Gain professional accreditation
The Bachelor of Construction Management and Quantity Surveying is professionally recognised by some of Australia’s leading professional bodies. This allows graduates to differentiate themselves within the industry.
By learning in the University’s Sustainable Development Building, students will also be encouraged to expand their horizons and redefine the construction industry of tomorrow, promoting sustainable practices. Students will experience Bond’s small class sizes and learn from nationally and internationally recognised academics in a collaborative environment. This allows students the opportunity to refine their skill set and apply their theoretical knowledge in practical settings.
- Learn in the University’s Sustainable Development Building Precinct promoting sustainable practices of tomorrow
- Graduate with a professionally recognised qualification
- Apply theoretical knowledge learnt in the classroom to practical settings
About the program
The Bachelor of Construction Management and Quantity Surveying covers a comprehensive range of subjects in the field of construction management and quantity surveying, focusing on the management and delivery of complex construction projects. The curriculum addresses a range of topics including construction techniques, contract administration, finance, planning processes, plant and equipment and risks. Show more
The Bachelor of Construction Management and Quantity Surveying covers a comprehensive range of subjects in the field of construction management and quantity surveying, focusing on the management and delivery of complex construction projects. The curriculum addresses a range of topics including construction techniques, contract administration, finance, planning processes, plant and equipment and risks. It also contains a strong sustainability theme which equips you with distinctive skill sets that are highly sought after in the built environment. Show less
|Duration||6 semesters (2 years)|
|Program type||Bachelors Degree|
|Study area||Architecture and Built Environment|
|Credit for prior study||For more details on applying for credit, please contact the Student Business Centre: [email protected]|
The construction industry provides significant career opportunities for graduates in both the private and government sectors. You can enter the construction industry as a practitioner such as an estimator or contract manager, or as a professional such as quantity surveyor or project manager. With climate change and environmental impact a prominent concern in this industry, graduates with a comprehensive knowledge of sustainability practices are in high demand.
The Bachelor of Construction Management and Quantity Surveying will provide you with access to a wide range of career pathways in the construction industry. Opportunities include building and construction management, contract administration, site management, facilities management, building services, quantity surveying, property development, project management, cost management and general management. The skill sets obtained in this degree may also be applied to related sectors such as civil engineering and mining. Graduates will be equipped with a comprehensive knowledge of sustainable development, and will be able to seek work anywhere in Australia or around the world.
Students graduating with the Bachelor of Construction Management and Quantity Surveying are internationally recognised by RICS as well as the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB).. This program is also nationally accredited with the Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (AIQS), and meets the educational requirement set by the Queensland Building & Construction Commission (QBCC) for the granting of an Open Builders License.
*Please see Professional Recognition & Accreditation page for full list of Faculty of Society & Design accreditations.
The structure of the Bachelor of Construction Management and Quantity Surveying is based on 24 theoretical and practical subjects. This program is designed in close consultation with prominent industry professional boards to ensure the integrity and contemporary relevance of the degree.
University core subjects (3)
- CORE11-001 Critical Thinking and Communication (CORE 1)
- CORE11-002 Leadership and Team Dynamics (CORE 2)
- CORE11-003 Ethical Thought and Action (CORE 3)
Construction Management and Quantity Surveying core subjects (21)
- Commercial Construction and Engineering (SSUD12-313)
- Construction Site Management (SSUD13-327)
- Construction Tendering and Finance (SSUD13-316)
- Early Estimating and Cost Planning (SSUD13-312)
- Integrated Measurement and Professional Practice (SSUD13-313)
- Introduction to the Property and Construction Industries (SSUD11-103)
- Land Economy and the Environment (SSUD11-105)
- Managing Projects (SSUD12-103)
- Measurement 1 (SSUD12-317)
- Measurement 2 (SSUD13-310)
- Planning Process (SSUD11-300)
- Project Contract Administration (SSUD12-308)
- Project Delivery Systems (SSUD12-106)
- Project Planning and Scheduling (SSUD12-207)
- Real Estate Property Rights (SSUD11-106)
- Structural Engineering (SSUD13-311)
- Sustainable Building Services (SSUD12-309)
- Sustainable Development and Society (SSUD11-102)
- Understanding Buildings 1 (SSUD11-101)
- Understanding Buildings 2 (SSUD12-104)
- Capstone Project (SSUD13-300)
The final semester of this program is highlighted by an industry based capstone project which integrates the full range of topics covered during the degree.
The below fees are based on an average per semester cost, fees may vary based on which subjects are selected and the number of subjects enrolled in for each semester:
- 2019 fees: $17,160 per semester (based on 4 subjects per semester)
When considering the fees associated with your studies, keep in mind that Bond’s accelerated schedule means you can finish your degree sooner and be out in the workforce up to a year earlier than if you went to another university.
This time saving also represents a substantial reduction in accommodation and living costs, plus a full year of extra earnings.
Applicants with recent secondary education (within the past two years)
Applicants must meet the University's general minimum admission criteria.
In the January semester 2018 there were fewer than five OP/ATAR offers made in this program hence no comparative information on previous OP/ATAR intake scores is available.
Visit our student profile if you are interested in the profile of all students who commenced undergraduate study at the Faculty in the January semester 2018.
International Secondary School students
For more information for International Students, including the International Baccalaureate, please go to the International Secondary School equivalency page.
Alternative entry pathways
For those applicants who do not currently have the required academic qualifications, there are a number of alternative entry pathways:
- Bond University Tertiary Preparation programs
- Bond University Diploma programs
- Other institutional Tertiary Preparation Programs
- Vocational education and training qualifications (Certificate IV and above)
- Prior higher education experience (at this university or another)
- Special Tertiary Admissions Test (STAT)
- Professional or para-professional qualifications/experience
- Employment experience verified by a statement of service from the employer stating the position title and length of service and a very brief statement on the tasks undertaken.
For more information on what is required please visit our how to apply page.
English language proficiency requirements
As tuition is delivered in English, all students will be required to provide documented evidence of the required level of proficiency in the English language. Read more detailed information on English language proficiency requirements for university study.
Credit for prior study
Subject credits may be awarded for previous studies. To apply for credits, you will need to submit academic transcripts including detailed subject outlines/course descriptions for each relevant subject and/or certified copies of testamurs to the Office of Future Students. Please refer to how to apply for credit for more information