CM 205 – Construction Planning & Scheduling

Course lecturer :

Prof. Ahmed Hussein

Course assistant :

  • Eng. Ahmed Hamouda
  • Eng. Bassant Mohamed

Course objectives :

• Identify project schedule, Analyze the documentation and reporting systems, Identify control models, Present planning & scheduling methods & techniques.

Course description :

The course gives an overview of Project definition; scheduling and control models and techniques such as: AOA, AON, Bar chart and LOB; material, labor and equipment Loading and allocation; optimal schedules; project organization; documentation and reporting systems; and management and control , computerized scheduling using Primavera 6 Ver. 8.4

Course assessment :

Drop Quizzes (4) 20% & Mid-Term Examination 20% &Term Project 5% & Year Assignments (10) 5%& Final Examination50% .

Recommended text books :

  • • Daniel W. Halpin, \”Construction Management\”, 3rd Edition, 2006, John Wiley & Sons, New York.

Recommended refrences :

• Dennis Lock, “Project Management in Construction,\” Gower Publishing Ltd., 2004.