Facility & Real Estate Management PT
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Construction management

level of course unit

Introduction and consolidation

Learning outcomes of course unit

The students are able to:
• define requirements and objectives of construction projects
• prepare construction projects in new or existing buildings and to supervise them during implementation
• analyze project documents (costs/deadlines/quality) or to prepare them independently
• classify private law principles according to the Austrian Civil Code (ABGB) and the norm standards

prerequisites and co-requisites

Real Estate Management Module Compendium

course contents

• Project organization and performance profiles
• Cost, schedule and quality planning
• Planning phases and contents
• Contracts and claim management
• Construction defects and structural damage
• Tools of project management or object planning (BIM)

recommended or required reading

• Ahrens, H., Bastian, K., Muchowski, L., 2014. Handbuch Projektsteuerung-Baumanagement, Stuttgart, Fraunhofer IRB Verlag
• Fellner, T., 2017. Baubetriebslehre / Baubetrieb und Baumanagement, Band 1-3, Wien, Hölzel Verlag
• Girmscheid, G., 2007. Projektabwicklung in der Bauwirtschaft / Wege zur Win-Win-Situation für Auftraggeber und Auftragnehmer, Berlin, Springer
• Kochendörfer, B., Liebchen, J.H., Viering, M.G., 2010. Bau-Projektmanagement / Grundlagen und Vorgehensweisen, Wiesbaden, Vieweg & Teubner
• Schneider, W., Volkmann, W., 2017. Prozessorientiertes Bauprojektmanagement, Berlin, Springer Vieweg

assessment methods and criteria

Written exam

language of instruction


number of ECTS credits allocated


eLearning quota in percent


course-hours-per-week (chw)


planned learning activities and teaching methods

Blended Learning

semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered


name of lecturer(s)

Asc. Prof. (FH) Dipl.-Ing. Christian Huber

course unit code


type of course unit

integrated lecture

mode of delivery


work placement(s)