Procurement and Cost Studies

property management cpd
  • Level(s) of study: Professional
  • Study mode(s): Part-time (day)
  • Location: City Campus
  • Starting: February 2019
  • Course duration: Wednesday mornings for 13 weeks, term time only

This course has dual aims. Firstly, it'll develop your knowledge of the UK construction sector and the strategies which can be adopted by clients to successfully procure projects.

Secondly, it'll develop your ability to interpret the needs of different clients and identify strategies, apply tools and develop techniques to support implementation.

On this course you will learn how to define a project and its performance indicators. You will learn about design-related issues, value management, cost forecasting and project timings.

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • evaluate solutions to complex problems relating to the procurement of construction works
  • demonstrate a critical understanding of the relative merits of various approaches
  • evaluate a broad range of factors impacting on the context within which procurement decisions are made.

A CPD certificate will be issued upon successful completion of the course.

Successful completion can also contribute 15 credits towards a PGDip or MSc award.

Any questions?

Contact the short course team:

Email

Telephone: +44 (0)115 848 2813

What you'll study

This course will include:

  • how to develop a strategic brief
  • the selection of a procurement strategy
  • funding and client resources
  • managing the project, and project closure, post project review and benchmarking techniques.

How to apply

You can check the course dates and times on the NTU online store.

Please read the guidance notes and complete the application form.

You should then email your form to be considered by the academic team.

Please read our notes on the University's commitment to delivering the educational services advertised.

You can check the course dates and times on the NTU online store.

Please read the guidance notes and complete the application form.

You should then email your form to be considered by the academic team.

Please read our notes on the University's commitment to delivering the educational services advertised.

Further information on how to apply

Need help with your application?
For admissions related enquiries please contact us:
Telephone: +44 (0)115 848 4200

Still need help?

+44 (0)115 941 8418