Course Description for Construction Planning and Scheduling
Construction Planning and Scheduling
Prerequisite: BCN 1252, BCN 3611. This course introduces the fundamentals and techniques of scheduling and planning for construction projects. Topics include probabilistic scheduling, critical path method (CPM) using both arrow and precedence networks, CPM calculation methods, cost-time trade-off, PERT, resource leveling, and updating schedules during construction. Students will also be introduced to Internet based scheduling application software.