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STUDY PLANS
2019/2020

Construction Contracting

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126YCON Z,ZK 4 4P
Lecturer:
Aleš Tomek (guarantor), Radan Tomek
Tutor:
Aleš Tomek (guarantor), Radan Tomek
Supervisor:
Department of Construction Management and Economics
Synopsis:

As every project manager in construction business also has to be a contract manager at the same time, understanding of contracting principles is a must. Course of Construction Contracting is oriented on current business practices and methods, management techniques, codes and regulations. It is about doing business in construction using standard procurement systems and applying given types of standard contracts (mainly FIDIC).

Lectures are based on the construction industry real practice experience of both course's lecturers.

Requirements:

none

Syllabus of lectures:

Main topics of the course:

1. Basics of Contract Law

2. The parties to construction-related prime contracts

3. Contract General Conditions: Provisions to Review Checklists

4. Typical Construction Contract Clauses

5. Understanding Construction Contract, Bonding, and Insurance - Procurement Systems

6. Why Contractors Fail

7. Standard Contracts

8-9. FIDIC standards - RED Book (D-B-B) and Yellow Book (D-B) case studies

10-11. Arbitration and Claims

Syllabus of tutorials:
Study Objective:
Study materials:

All materials will be shared via cloud folder.

Note:
Time-table for winter semester 2019/2020:
Time-table is not available yet
Time-table for summer semester 2019/2020:
06:00–08:0008:00–10:0010:00–12:0012:00–14:0014:00–16:0016:00–18:0018:00–20:0020:00–22:0022:00–24:00
Mon
Tue
Fri
roomTH:C-204

08:00–11:50
(lecture parallel1)
Thákurova 7 (FSv-budova A)
C204
Thu
Fri
The course is a part of the following study plans:
Data valid to 2020-04-08
For updated information see http://bilakniha.cvut.cz/en/predmet4937506.html