THE COURSE STRUCTURE BELOW ONLY APPLIES TO RE-ENROLLING STUDENTS WHO COMMENCED THEIR STUDIES PRIOR TO 2016
The specialisation in research and development caters for students interested in pursuing higher research degrees in construction and developing an academic career, or occupying R&D positions in the industry. It is designed to provide an all-encompassing view of the industry and its challenges, as well as promote analytical, problem-definition and problem-solving skills.
Intended learning outcomes
Develop a broad theoretical understanding of the construction sector;
Identify needs in the knowledge base or the product market of the construction sector;
Understand the mechanisms of technological change in construction;
Define appropriate R&D pathways in the private and the public sector.