Construction Management Fundamentals - Part 1 of 4
What you'll learn
- Construction management fundamentals
- No prerequisites are required
In Part 1 of 4 in the Construction Management Fundamentals course series, you'll learn the overview of construction, the key parties involved and how projects are planned. Specific topics include industry sectors, design versus construction, life in the industry, master planning and project financing which kicks off a construction project. This course will set you up for success in the remaining courses in the series.
Who this course is for:
- Anyone interested in the construction industry - contractors, engineers, architects, owners, students
Matt Morris is a registered professional engineer and has extensive experience in many aspects of the engineering and construction industry. He holds a BS and MS in Civil Engineering from the University of Colorado, Boulder. In his roles as a civil engineering officer in the U.S. Air Force and a project manager for a major commercial general contractor, Matt has led over 160 projects totaling over $1 Billion. As a professor at the United States Military Academy at West Point, the University of Colorado Boulder and Colorado School of Mines, Matt has taught over 1,800 students through 16 different university courses. Matt’s experience spans across many markets, including federal government, public works, healthcare, higher education, hospitality, manufacturing, laboratory, pharmaceutical, corporate, heavy civil and water conveyance. Additionally, Matt’s varied roles have enabled him to manage every phase of a project as an owner, contractor and designer. Matt is currently a Senior Instructor in the Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering at the University of Colorado, Boulder.