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Master of Construction Practice

What can you do with your degree?

Construction is a fast paced and evolving industry. As one of the largest economic sectors, the construction industry seeks 

graduates with distinctive skills, knowledge, and practical experience across a variety of fields. Our offerings will equip you with the necessary knowledge to deliver complex construction projects for the best chance at success in your chosen career.  

Career pathways include building and construction management, contract administration, site management, facilities management, building services, quantity surveying, property development, project management, cost management and general management. 


Construction manager

Manage and plan construction projects and oversee their progress in a timely and cost-effective manner consistent with an overarching strategy. Responsibilities include coordination of workers and subcontractors, commissioning, and installation of infrastructure, managing budgets, and tracking tools, materials, equipment, and inventory.


You will take an active role in the tendering of contracts through the analysis of proposals, plans, specifications, and other data in preparing time, cost, and labour first principles estimates for construction projects. You will be required to maximize project margin and add value to the construction process through proactive involvement in procurement, cost management and reporting. 

Cost planning manager

Manage large budgets to successfully bring large-scales projects to life. Value management, cost optimisation, and relationship building are just a few of the skills required for this career.

Contracts manager

Manage and own the contractual elements for the successful delivery of projects. Responsibilities include execution of agreements, as well as monitor and manage contractual and legal compliance effectively. 

Professional accreditation

The program is accredited by the Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (AIQS), the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). The program also meets the educational requirements of the Queensland Building and Construction Commission (QBCC) for attainment of an Open Builders License.

Our promise to you

Whatever your career aspirations, our Faculty of Society & Design is committed to ensuring you receive an authentic, engaging and experiential educational experience which translates into employment.

The Faculty of Society & Design’s promise to you


Digging into the world of construction management

Construction management is a fast-paced, varied, and often hands-on career path, and with a qualification behind you, there’s any number of roles to be explored. So, what does studying construction management at Bond look like?

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Program learning outcomes

Program Learning Outcomes provide a broad and measurable set of standards that incorporate a range of knowledge, skills and abilities that will be achieved on completion of the program. These outcomes will help you determine whether this program aligns with your professional pathway, career and learning goals.

Further study

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