After a successfully completed course the student should be able to:
describe certain common tasks for a construction engineer,
describe briefly the construction process,
write a simple technical report,
plan and conduct an oral presentation,
build a simple physical model.
Overview of the programme's objectives and content and their relation to the building process. Examples from the construction engineers' labor market. Study skills. Model building. Report writing and information search, presentation techniques.
Lectures, exercises, supervision of a project executed in a group, study visits.
Active participation in study visits and discussions during lectures (2 credits) as well as oral and written reporting av groupwork (3 credits).