CET811 Construction Management- Digital and technological applications, case studies

Course Provider

School of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE)



Academic Unit



The objective is to introduce the organization of the construction industry and the various activities in the operation of the industry sectors. The objective is to understand various construction management processes, including costing, estimating, and tendering. Some typical case studies and technology applications will be shown to enhance the understanding of  construction management practice.

This course is part of:

Graduate Certificate in Construction Management
FlexiMasters in Construction Management

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Course Availability

  • Date(s): 23 Oct 2024 to 11 Nov 2024

    Time: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM

    Venue: NTU Main Campus

    Registration Closing Date: 25 Sep 2024

This last Module completes the study on understanding the typical case studies and technology applications. It should contribute strongly towards enhancing the overall confidence and core competence of a professional in using technologies for improved construction management.

Focuses on Technology and application; Case Studies.

Working professionals who wish to develop skills that can be used in the Construction industry to aid in project management and other construction activities.

Standard Course Fee: S$1,635

SSG Funding Support

 Course fee

Course fee payable after SSG funding, if eligible under various schemes


BEFORE funding & GST

AFTER funding & 9% GST

Singapore Citizens (SCs) and Permanent Residents (PRs) (Up to 70% funding)



Enhanced Training Support for SMEs (ETSS)


SCs aged ≥ 40 years old
SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy (MCES)
(Up to 90% funding)

  • Standard course fee is inclusive of GST.
  • NTU/NIE alumni may utilise their $1,600 Alumni Course Credits. Click here for more information.


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Dr Teoh Bak Koon

Senior Lecturer, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Prior to joining NTU, Dr Teoh was the Deputy General Manager (Engineering) in Sembcorp Marine, heading a team of 100++ multi-disciplines engineers and designers, supporting EPCIC business that design and build offshore processing platforms/wellheads/accommodation facilities, FPSO topsides and modules for LNG plants. His personal experience includes engineering management, design and construction, loadout, transportation and installation engineering for the topsides, jackets, pipelines, and other subsea installations located at South East Asia, India as well as North Sea, for topsides of weight more than 16,000 metric tonnes and jackets weight more than 15,000 metric tonnes.

Besides offshore oil and gas projects, Dr Teoh also has many years of experience in the design and constructions of land base buildings and structures such as Ion Orchard (56 Storey residential tower cum 9 level shopping podium), Henderson Waves (award winning steel + timber pedestrian bridge), precast-prestressed concrete beams for pedestrian bridges and flyovers in Singapore. He also involved in the design of temporary support systems for open-cut constructions for MRT underground stations along circle line in Singapore.

COURSE TITLEACADEMIC UNITMapping of Master’s Courses
CET809 Construction Management- Principles, planning and practices 1CV6212 Construction Management
CET810 Construction Management- Costing, estimating and tendering1
CET811 Construction Management- Digital and technological applications, case studies1
CET812 Construction Technology- Structural systems; Retaining structures and basement construction methodology and sequence1CV6213 Construction Technology
CET813 Construction Technology- Construction of highrise building and bridges; Structural appraisal and repair process 1
CET814 Construction Technology- Recent advances in construction industry construction productivity; Workplace safety and health1
CET815 Project Financing- Introduction to corporate finance and project finance, financial ratios and statements1CV6214 Project Financing
CET816 Project Financing- Project finance and public private partnership of infrastructure projects 1
CET817 Project Financing- Financial model, risk management and case studies of PPP projects 1
CET818 International Construction & Marketing- Overview of local and global construction industry, fundamental analysis 1CV6215 International Construction & Marketing
CET819 International International Construction & Marketing- Strategic marketing, alliances and partnership for international construction 1
CET820 International Construction & Marketing-Opportunities and challenges  of construction markets and strategies 1
CET821 Information Technology in Construction- ICT ad BIM for construction 1CV6217 Information Technology in Construction
CET822 Information Technology in Construction- BIM tools for architects and engineers1
CET823 Information Technology in Construction- BIM and Lean construction and  IDD 1

Listed courses are:

  • Credit-bearing and stackable to Graduate Certificate in Construction Management (total 9AUs) and FlexiMasters in Construction Management (total 15AUs).
  • SkillsFuture Credit approved.