Course Code: 5620738
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. MURAT GÜNDÜZ
Offered Semester: Fall or Spring Semesters.

Course Objective

1) Provide students with an overview characteristics of construction industry; 2) Introduce the student to the different techniques of measuring construction productivity 3)Use the data collected by different techniques to improve construction productivity and methods. 4)Introduce external factors that affect construction productivity 5)Allow students to in-depth understanding of productivity management that prepare the students to top management positions.

Course Content

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Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the students will be able to: - apply productivity measurement and improvement techniques to construction projects - understand and reduce the effect of external factors causing inefficiencies in construction projects - feel the importance of effective management to reduce losses due to disturbing factors in projects - collect and analyze data to track a project's efficiency