Construction Management & Quantity Surveying: Home

A selection of excellent construction management and quantity surveying resources to help you with your studies.

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Welcome

Welcome to the Construction Management/Quantity Surveying Subject Guide.  A selection of resources have been hand selected for you to use to aid you with your studies.  If you have any questions at all please contact the library.

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Ted Talks

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Useful Subject Locations

Subject Heading Subject Location
Materials of Engineering and Construction. Mechanics of materials. TA401-492
Surveying TA501-625
Building Construction TH1-9745

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Information and Research Skills

For help on how to find, evaluate and present information we recommend the Information skills subject guide This guide will ensure an easier pathway to academic success!  We also have a Research subject guide  for those of you taking your studies to the next level.   

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