Procurement Management

 

Procurement Management ENGC 6372

Master Program in Construction Management

 

Course Objectives

 

To provide an understanding of the concept and evaluation of building and infrastructure procurement system, the selection of procurement system and future tends in project procurement.

 

Text Book

 

Introduction to Building Procurement System, Jack Masterman, Spon Press, 2002, London.

 

Evaluation

 

  1. 1.       Discussion activities … 10%
  2. 2.       Presentation …………. 15%
  3. 3.       Project ………………. 25%
  4. 4.       Exam………………… 50%

 

Tentative Schedule

 

No.

Date

Topics

Remark

  •  

 

Introduction

 

  1.  

 

The project – implementation process

 

  1.  

 

Clients of the construction industry

 

  1.  

 

The concept and evolution of building procurement system

 

  1.  

 

Separated  procurement system

 

  1.  

 

Integrated procurement system

 

  1.  

 

Management – orientated procurement system

 

  1.  

 

Discretionary  procurement  system

 

  1.  

 

Common variants of the main procurement  system

 

  1.  

 

The selection of building procurement  system selection

 

10.   

 

Successful building procurement system selection

 

11.   

 

Future trends in project procurement