Construction Management II is a core course for all civil engineering students. The course contents are considered relevant for engineers working in the project practice. After Construction Management I which concentrated on construction methods, this successor course focuses on the managerial aspects of project implementation. This starts with the organization of a construction site (site establishment, project administration, personnel organization), followed by planning and scheduling of construction activities, quality management, safety management. Cost estimation, budgeting, cash-flow and cost control are introduced as essential aspects of managing the construction process and a basic introduction to construction contracts is given. Students are given in the lectures relevant websites which are recommended for visit to further enhance the understanding of the course subject.
About German University in Cairo (GUC)
The German University in Cairo, GUC, is an Egyptian Private University founded by the presidential decree 27/2002, according to the law number 101/1992 and its executive regulations number 355/1996.
German university in Cairo/Deutsche Universität in Kairo has been established in 2002 in cooperation with the State Universities of Ulm and Stuttgart, under the patronage of the Egyptian Ministry of Higher Education, the Ministry of Science, Research and Arts, State of Baden- Württemberg, Germany, and supported by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), the German Embassy in Cairo, the Arab/German Chamber of Industry and Commerce (AHK), the Federal Ministry of Education and Research, Germany, The State University of Tübingen and The State University of Mannheim.
The German University in Cairo is an independent, non-profit oriented Egyptian private institution, managed by a consortium of Germans and Egyptians with the vision of building a leading center of excellence in teaching and research that will effectively contribute to the general welfare nationally and internationally and endeavour the scientific, technical, economic and cultural cooperation between Egypt and Germany.See all German University in Cairo (GUC) courses