Construction Management - BSc (Hons)

Architectural technologists are a key part of any construction team, qualified to lead construction projects from design through to completion.

Course details

Study Construction Management at ARU. This course focuses on key stages and processes of planning, construction and maintenance. Ranging from building design and technology to resource management and project administration.
  • Mode of study: 3-4 days  a week
  • Intakes: September
  • Course length: 3-4 years
  • Course fee: 9250 per year
  • Locations: Chelmsford campus

Anglia Ruskin Univesity, ARU

Course overview

Based in Chelmsford or Peterborough, you’ll use industry-standard surveying equipment and the latest in computer-aided design, 3D modelling, project management and financial software. You can choose to take a placement year and further develop your professional skills, as you work towards becoming a chartered construction professional.


Entry requirements

104 UCAS Tariff points from a minimum of 2 A Levels (or equivalent).

4 GCSEs at grade C, or grade 4, or above, including English and Maths.

If English is not your first language you will be expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.0 (Academic level) or equivalent English Language qualification, as recognised by Anglia Ruskin University.


A degree in construction management can lead to a number of careers, including working as a construction project manager or construction site manager for contractors or construction clients. Key to these roles is the ability to ensure that construction projects are completed on time, within budget, to the correct quality standards, healthily and safely, and with due recognition of wider sustainability and environmental issues.


You will consider the safety record within the construction industry and identify health and safety legislation aimed at reducing accident rates, and focus on the process of hazard identification and risk assessment and learn to produce method statements following on from risk assessments.

  • Technology and Structures
  • BIM and Dimensional Control
  • Health and Safety Project Control and Resourcing
  • Law and Economics


  • Advanced Technology and Environmental Impact
  • Procurement and Costing
  • Construction Resource Management
  • Project Administration
  • Construction Planning and Programming
  • Ethics and Professional Practice
  • Ruskin Module (15 credits)
  • Major Project (Construction Management)
  • Project Management
  • Running a Construction Business
  • Construction Technology and Innovation
  • The Strategic Construction Entrepreneur
  • Project Evaluation and Development
  • Risk, Value and Environmental Impact