Course detail

Construction Contract Management

FAST-NVB049Acad. year: 2020/2021

Standard Forms of Contracts, Delivery Methods, Risk Allocation, Price, Time Management, Claim Management, Change Management, Dispute Resolution.


Institute of Structural Economics and Management (EKR)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Not applicable.




Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Not applicable.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Not applicable.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1.Standard Forms of Contracts (Fédération Internationale des Ingénieurs-Conseils and Czech standard), FIDIC.
2.Delivery Methods, types of management and organization of the construction project.
3.Risk Allocation, design responsibility, ground conditions risk. CONS (Red Book), P&DB (Yellow Book), EPC (Silver Book).
5.Time Management, FIDIC time schedule, CPM, acceleration, mobilization, demobilization and re-mobilization.
6.Claim Management
7.Change Management, ordered, constructive and voluntary changes, variations and value engineering in FIDIC forms.
8.Dispute Resolution, role of the Engineer, alternative dispute resolution, expert dispute resolution methods, dispute adjudication boards (DAB).


Not applicable.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme NPC-SIE Master's, 1. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, compulsory-optional

Type of course unit



26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer