Management of Construction Sites

Course Information
TitleΟΡΓΑΝΩΣΗ & Δ/ΗΣΗ ΕΡΓΟΤΑΞ. ΤΕΧΝΙΚΩΝ ΕΡΓΩΝ / Management of Construction Sites
SchoolCivil Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate, 2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
Course ID20000214

Programme of Study: PPS TPM - EISAKTEOI APO 2022 KAI EXĪS

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS

Programme of Study: PPS TPM (EISACΗTHENTES EŌS KAI 2021)

Registered students: 122
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Division of Structural EngineeringElective Courses955
Division of Hydraulics and Environmental EngineeringElective Courses955
Division of Geotechnical EngineeringElective Courses955
Division of Transport and Project ManagementCompulsory Course belonging to the selected specialization (Compulsory Specialization Course)955

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
1. ΤΣ1500Georgios Aretoulis, Yiannis Xenidis
Course Type 2016-2020
  • General Knowledge
Course Type 2011-2015
Knowledge Deepening / Consolidation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
General Prerequisites
Learning Outcomes
The succesfull completion of the course should allow the students: 1. To know the structural and organizational characteristics, as well as the requirements for the operation of a construction site. 2. To know the issues and the parameters related to the operation of a construction site and be able to apply their knowledge to the design and build of a construction site's facilities and infrastructure. 3. To know and be able to manage, at a basic level, issues concerning safety and health, supply chain management, economics and environmental management of construction sites.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Design and manage projects
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
Essentials in construction projects economics. Construction site layout and control (design, methodology and planning). Construction site infrastructure (temporary facilities, buildings, material storage areas, workshops). Construction site units (machinery, raw material treatment). Construction site management (human resources, organization, processes). Health and safety issues in construction projects. Essentials in construction projects supply chain management.
Construction site, Planning/Management, Sadety and Health, Supply chain management
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Full exploitation of the OPENeCLASS Course Management System.
Course Organization
Laboratory Work120.4
Field trips and participation in conferences / seminars / activities60.2
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Summative)
Additional bibliography for study
1. Φωτιάδης, Γ. (2002). Οργάνωση και Διοίκηση Εργοταξίων Δομικών Έργων, Διδακτικές σημειώσεις, Θεσσαλονίκη: Α.Π.Θ.-Τμήμα εκδόσεων 2. Κοκκάλης, Δ. (2011). Ασφάλεια στην εργασία, Διδακτικές σημειώσεις, Θεσσαλονίκη: Αυτοέκδοση
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