Syllabus academic year 2007/2008

Higher education credits: 6. Grading scale: TH. Level: G1 (First level). Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. Compulsory for: IBYA2. Course coordinator: Lecturer Bodil Fritzon,, Byggnadsekonomi. Assessment: Examination consists of written examination and presentation of project assignment will be rewarded with good Afu results. Home page:

The subject aims at instilling the knowledge and understanding concerning the players involved, rules and the process that must be taken into consideration when planning, producing and managing a construction project. The course also aims at imparting basic knowledge of business economy, estimation method and analysis. Course afu-part consists of project lecture. Guest lectures aims at tying the course to a real construction project and understanding various actors’ roles in the construction process.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
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. The afu-part course begins with a week of project lecture followed up by a seminar conducted by guest lectures.

Nordstrand, U, Byggprocessen, Liber 2000
Olsson, Skärvad, Företagsekonomi 100
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