Rationale/Course Description


There are different materials used in construction. These materials have different properties that influence their application. The materials also respond differently when subjected to different conditions. The course provides knowledge of all these aspects which is important for all construction professionals.


  • To introduce the student to the basic properties of construction materials
  • To examine the behavior and performance of construction materials under different conditions
  • To understand constituent components and preparation of different construction materials
Attachment Name Attachment Type
CMG 2101 Construction Materials DOC PDF PS