Special Topics- Legal Aspects of Architecture, Engineering and the Construction Process - Section 02

Legal issues arising from design and construction services, with a practical focus on risk management and liability awareness. Topical areas include basic legal doctrines, contract documents, contract administration, liens & bonds, claims, professional liability, human resources, legal evidence & recordkeeping, and dispute resolution. The course will also touch on the special legal challenges presented by technological, scientific, and cultural developments including sustainability, BIM/VDC, mass timber, automation, and climate change.

Course Details

Campus: 
Amherst
Format: 
Blended
Level: 
Graduate
Subject: 
Building and Construction Technologies
Number: 
BCT 597N
Semester: 
Fall 2019
Registration Status: 
Closed
Registration: 
Monday, June 3, 2019 to Monday, September 16, 2019