sap course 1429300463

Course Code & Number:

CE 519

Course Title:

Contract and Claim Management

Level of Course:

MS

Credits:

(3+0+0) 3 TEDU Credits, 7.5 ECTS Credits

Catalog Description:

Fundamental principles of contract law. Construction administration. Contract types. Public tender contracts. FIDIC contracts. Time extension and change orders. Delay analysis. Principles of claims. Examples and case studies.

Pre-requisites & Co-requisites:

Pre-requisites: NONE
Co-requisites: NONE
Grading: 

Midterm Exam I - 35%
Final Exam - 35%
Term Project and Assignments - 30%

Year of Study: 
Master
Semester: 
Spring
Mode of Delivery: 
Face-to-face
Language of Instruction: 
English
Course Type: 
Elective
Required Reading: 
1. FIDIC Conditions of Contract in General and Red Book 1987 and 1999 editions 2. Public Procurement Law and Public Procurement Contracts Law
Course Objective: 

This course aims to reinforce students' theoretical knowledge by introducing practical aspects of contracting, construction technology, engineering and prepare the students for their professional life. The main objective of this course is to transfer the practical knowledge accumulated within the construction industry to next generation engineers.

Design Content: 

NA

Computer Usage: 
NA
Learning Outcomes: 

Upon succesful completion of this course, a student will be able to
1. Describe the application of the contracts and specifications
2. Compare the International Contracts and the Public Procurement Law
3. Describe contract administration
4. Express engineering aspects of the construction
5. Recognize the rights and responsibilities of the workers, employer and the contractor
6. Assess technical, health/safety and environmental aspects of construction projects

Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods: 
Telling/Explaining
Discussion/Debate
Questioning
Reading
Scaffolding/Coaching
Problem Solving
Inquiry
Collaborating
Case Study/Scenarion Analysis
Oral Presentation
Assessment Methods and Criteria: 
Test / Exam
Quiz/Homework
Written Project
Presentation (Oral/Poster)

Student Workload:

Prepared By:

Zehra Çağnan Ertuğrul

Revised By:

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