Journal article

Understanding the Key Master of Construction Project Management Graduate Competencies Required to Meet Industry Needs in Australia

Paulo Vaz-Serra, Heather Mitcheltree

International Journal of Construction Education and Research | Taylor & Francis (Routledge) | Published : 2020

Abstract

Within Australia, the construction industry is one of the largest contributors to the Australian national economy. Yet despite the economic significance of the sector, and the need for graduates of Master’s level programmes entering the construction industry to have the skill sets and competencies required to meet industry requirements, there has been little research to date that examines the graduate competencies required to meet construction industry needs. This article examines the preliminary results from a structured survey aimed at identifying important Master of Construction Project Management graduate competencies from the perspective of key personnel in recruitment and senior manage..

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