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Beginner Level
Approx. 6 hours to complete
English

What you will learn

  • Construction Industry Overview, Sustainability in the Construction Industry, Building Information Modeling and Technology Trends in Construction

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Beginner Level
Approx. 6 hours to complete
English

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Columbia University

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

Introduction

1 hour to complete
4 videos (Total 29 min)
4 videos
History and Development of Construction Industry8m
Common Construction Industry Characteristics7m
Internal Challenges of the Industry9m
1 practice exercise
History, Characteristics and Challenges of Construction Industry30m
Week
2

Week 2

1 hour to complete

Trends in the Construction Industry

1 hour to complete
6 videos (Total 54 min)
6 videos
Aging in Infrastructure & Gap in Investment12m
Climate Change5m
Sustainability12m
Urbanization4m
The Workforce Shortage & Complex Regulation10m
1 practice exercise
Trends30m
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

Transformations Needed: Industry and Government Level

1 hour to complete
4 videos (Total 26 min)
4 videos
Industry Transformation on Marketing5m
Government Transformation on Regulations and Policies7m
Government Transformation on Procurement7m
1 practice exercise
Transformations Needed: Industry and Government Level30m
Week
4

Week 4

1 hour to complete

Transformations Needed: Companies Level

1 hour to complete
4 videos (Total 31 min)
4 videos
Companies Transformation on Workforce11m
Companies Transformation on Process and Operation I4m
Companies Transformation on Process and Operation II4m
1 practice exercise
Transformations Needed: Companies30m

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