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2013 - 2014

BS in Construction Management
(93 hours*)



This is a limited-enrollment program requiring departmental admissions approval. Please see the college advisement center or the School of Technology advisor for information regarding requirements for admission to this major.

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  1. Complete the following preprofessional courses:
    1. Complete the following:
        ACC 200 : Principles of Accounting. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
        ACC 200 : Principles of Accounting. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
        OFFERED: Independent Study also.
        DESCRIPTION: Financial and managerial accounting principles. Basic accounting statements, processes, and management applications. Open to all students.

        Course Outcomes


        CM 105 : Introduction to Construction Management. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
        CM 105 : Introduction to Construction Management. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
        WHEN TAUGHT:Fall; Winter
        DESCRIPTION: Introduction to Construction Management including BIM, estimating, scheduling, and construction calculation methods.
        NOTE: Fee.

        Course Outcomes


        ENG T 231 : Foundations of Global Leadership. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
        ENG T 231 : Foundations of Global Leadership. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
        WHEN TAUGHT:Fall; Winter; Spring
        DESCRIPTION: Foundational principles and practices of individual and organizational leadership in a global context from an integrated moral, technical and social perspective. Emphasis on developing integrity, valuing and leveraging diversity, acquiring and applying leadership skills.
        NOTE: This course is part of a GE Mosaic. See ge.byu.edu/mosaic-list for more information.

        Course Outcomes


        STAT 121 : Principles of Statistics. (3:3:1)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
        STAT 121 : Principles of Statistics. (3:3:1)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
        OFFERED: Independent Study also; Honors also.
        WHEN TAUGHT:Fall; Winter; Spring; Summer
        RECOMMENDED: MATH 110 or equivalent.
        DESCRIPTION:  Stemplots, boxplots, histograms, scatterplots; central tendency, variability; confidence intervals and hypothesis testing involving one and two means and proportions; contingency tables, simple linear regression.

        Course Outcomes
                 
        : Honors Principles of Statistics.
        Course Outcomes



    2. Complete the following:

  2. Be accepted into the professional program. Students admitted to the construction management professional program must attend BYU during the spring term following admittance, taking two required CM courses OR one CM & one CE En required course.
  3. Students must complete 300 hours of preapproved construction-related work after acceptance into the professional program and submit a report during the CM 491R class.
  4. Complete the following professional courses:
  5. Complete one of the following:
  6. Complete one semester of the following:
  7. Complete four registrations of the following (cannot be taken the same semester as CM 491R):
  8. Complete one registration of the following during the next to last semester before graduation:
  9. Complete the following supporting courses:
  10. Complete one course from the following:
  11. Complete one course from the following:
      ENGL 316 : Technical Communication. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      ENGL 316 : Technical Communication. (3:3:0)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      OFFERED: Honors also.
      WHEN TAUGHT:Fall; Winter; Spring; Summer
      PREREQUISITE: First-year writing, junior or senior status.
      DESCRIPTION: Effective processes of written, oral, and visual technical communication, including collaborative processes. Writing for academic and professional audiences.
      NOTE: Carries GE Advanced Written and Oral Communication credit.

      Course Outcomes


      M COM 320 : Communication in Organizational Settings. (3:3:1)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      M COM 320 : Communication in Organizational Settings. (3:3:1)(Credit Hours:Lecture Hours:Lab Hours)
      OFFERED: Honors also.
      WHEN TAUGHT:Fall; Winter; Spring; Summer
      PREREQUISITE: GE First-Year Writing requirement. To be taken before senior year. Not for freshmen.
      DESCRIPTION: Developing written and oral communications for professional organizations, including composing and designing employment communications. Incorporates oral presentations.
      NOTE: Fulfills GE Advanced Written and Oral Communication requirement.

      Course Outcomes
                
      : Honors Communication in Organizational Settings.
      Course Outcomes



  12. Complete department packet and exit interview.

*Hours include courses that may fulfill university core requirements.



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