Syllabus academic year 2007/2008

Higher education credits: 10,5. Grading scale: TH. Level: G1 (First level). Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. VBE013 overlap following cours/es: VBEA01. Compulsory for: V2. Optional for: L4. Course coordinator: Stefan Olander,, Byggnadsekonomi. Assessment: To receive high marks demands excellent presentation of assignments. In addition to receive point 4 or 5 a written examination is necessary. Further information: Compulsory requirement: Written report on company’s calculation and estimation (according to the guidelines in Level 1 V-programmes for handing in assignments). Two written reports on construction process. Participation is compulsory in the exercise concerning group process. Home page:

The subject aims at imparting the students with the knowledge and understanding of the players, regulations and processes that must be observe with planning and administration of a building or construction process. In addition the subject will also focus on the basic knowledge of business economy’s calculation method and analysis.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must

In general the subject focuses on the construction process as a whole. Specifically the construction process concentrates on the aspects of project management, production stage, administration and working environment. Meanwhile the business economy aspects handle on costing, income analysis, investment assessment and production estimation. In addition the basic knowledge also focuses on the managing of group process.

Olsson, Skärvad: Företagsekonomi 99. Coarse compendium for the Construction Process. Dept of Construction Management. AB 92. ABK 96. Nordstrand, U: Byggprocessen. Liber AB 2000. Strömquist, S: Skrivboken - Skrivprocess, skrivråd och skrivstrategier. Svenska Språknämnden: Svenska skrivregler.