Courses Catalogue

Contracts Law And Management

COURSE CODE: CIV7203
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Civil Engineering, Masters
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
STATUS: Elective
PROGRAMME TYPE: Postgraduate

Course Description

COURSE DESCRIPTION

The course expounds the advanced aspects of administering construction contracts with the main focus on the relationships in the construction process and how they can be managed for the success of a project.  It teaches the student Uganda and English legal systems, Contract law, law of tort, business law, construction contracts and labour law, as related the construction industry.

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

By the end of this course, the student should be able to:

·        Explain law of contracts and tort

·        Analyse construction contracts