Course syllabus

The Construction Process, Basic Course

VBEA05, 5 credits, G1 (First Cycle)

Valid for: 2017/18
Decided by: PLED V
Date of Decision: 2017-04-06

General Information

Main field: Architecture.
Compulsory for: A3
Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish


The subject aims at imparting the students with knowledge and understanding of the players, regulations and processes that must be observe with planning and administration of a building or construction process.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
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. Specific focus of will be on project planning techniques, scheduling, cost control, forms of contract, financing and quality management.

Examination details

Grading scale: UG - (U,G) - (Fail, Pass)
Assessment: Approved written examination, written assignments and compulsory presence for lectures and seminars.

The examiner, in consultation with Disability Support Services, may deviate from the regular form of examination in order to provide a permanently disabled student with a form of examination equivalent to that of a student without a disability.


The number of participants is limited to: No
The course overlaps following course/s: VBEA01, VBEA10

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course administrator: Christina Glans,
Course coordinator: Anne Landin,
Course homepage:
Further information: Written assignment report.