BLDG 7009 Project Procurement Systems

Credit Points 10

Legacy Code 301191

Coordinator Xiaohua Jin Opens in new window

Description This unit examines contemporary practice in relation to procurement strategies such as traditional procurement, relational contracting, strategic project alliancing, and public-private partnerships / private finance initiatives within project environments. The unit will challenge students to examine built environment business ecologies which underpin strategic procurement decision making. Unique procurement environments will be explored, allowing the students to examine key themes of procurement management.

School Eng, Design & Built Env

Student Contribution Band HECS Band 2 10cp

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Level Postgraduate Coursework Level 7 subject

Assumed Knowledge

Basic knowledge of the industry practice in general.

Assessment

The following table summarises the standard assessment tasks for this subject. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated, where there is a difference your Learning Guide takes precedence.

Item Length Percent Threshold Individual/Group Task
Quiz 45 minutes 20 N Individual
Case Study 2,000 words 20 N Individual
Major Assignment: Group Report (30%) and Individual Presentation (30%) 3,000 words per group and 5 minutes per person 60 Y Both (Individual & Group)

Teaching Periods