Bachelor of Digital Construction Management

Blended learning – on-campus and digital learning

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Course rules

To qualify for the award of Bachelor of Digital Construction Management a student must complete 300 credit points comprising:

  • 10 Core Units of Study (150 credit points)
  • 8 units of study from the Digital Construction Management Major (100 credit points)
  • 4 units of other studies comprising a minor or electives (50 credit points)

Students complete no more than 150cp (normally 12 units) at Introductory Level (i.e. Stage 1). A unit of study can only be counted once. Where there are overlaps between majors and minors, students must choose an approved alternative unit.

Domestic students also have an opportunity to undertake a WIL Professional Placement. Please note that due to government regulation international students holding a student visa are not able to undertake Professional Placements in this course.

Professional Placements

Professional Placements are subject to a competitive selection process. International students may be eligible for a Professional Placement where a relevant Professional degree exists. International students who successfully gain a placement through the selection process will be required to change courses to the relevant Professional degree, in order to complete a placement and should consider any visa and extended study duration implications prior to applying.

Students who undertake a 12-month professional placement are subject to the following course rules and must complete 375 credit points comprising:

  • 10 Core Units of Study (150 credit points)
  • 8 units of study from the Digital Construction Management Major (100 credit points)
  • 4 units of study of the Professional Placement Co-Major (100 credit points); and
  • 2 elective units of study (25 credit points)

Students who elect to undertake a 6-month professional placement are subject to the following course rules and must complete 337.5 credit points comprising:

  • 10 Core Units of Study (150 credit points)
  • 8 units of study from the Digital Construction Management Major (100 credit points)
  • 2 units of study from the Professional Placement Minor (50 credit points); and
  • 3 elective units of study (37.5credit points)

Volume of Learning
The Bachelor of Digital Construction Management consists of a total of 300 credit points. Units normally carry 12.5 credit points (cps). A standard annual full-time load comprises eight (8) units (100cp), and a standard annual part-time load comprises four (4) units (50cp).The volume of learning of the Bachelor of Digital Construction Management is typically three (3) years.


Maximum Academic Credit
The maximum level of credit that can be granted for the Bachelor of Digital Construction Management is 150 credit points (normally 12 units).

* Students holding an international student visa are required to study full-time and on campus.