Measurement and Estimation 1 (CONS6201)

Level: 
6
Credits: 
15 (0.125 EFTS)
Compulsory: 
No
Aim: 
To enable students to be able to quantify work to be done and prepare estimates of cost for simple buildings for cost modelling and bidding purposes.
Pre-requisites / Co-requisites: 
Pre-requisites: (CONS5101 or CONS5102) and CONS5504. Restriction: CONS6706.
Topics include: 

Quantity surveying practice
Common process models, Common tools and techniques - Estimating, Cost planning, Schedules of Quantities, Use of manual techniques and spread-sheets in quantity surveying practice,
Cost planning practice, procedure and techniques at concept and developed design stage. Measurement
The theory of measurement; Traditional measuring techniques; Abstracting measuring techniques.
Unit rate estimating techniques.Accuracy in estimating
Accuracy in the context of project phases; Acceptable levels of accuracy; Consequences of inaccurate estimation.
Timetable: 
Choose your class for this course from the option(s) below. You will need to attend all the sessions in that class to complete the course. Where more than one class number is shown, choose one of them and attend all sessions within that class number. (Note: If a class is held in different locations at the same time, you only need to attend all the sessions in one of the locations.)
There are no classes on public holidays.

Class: 5289

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
24 Jul 18 - 4 Sep 18 LectureTuesday13:00 - 17:00 Mt Albert (170-1049)
26 Jul 18 - 6 Sep 18 LectureThursday13:00 - 17:00 Mt Albert (170-1049)

Class: 6278

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
25 Jul 17 - 12 Sep 17 LectureTuesday13:00 - 17:00 ( )
27 Jul 17 - 14 Sep 17 LectureThursday13:00 - 17:00 ( )
Note: This course is offered as part of Bachelor of Construction (Construction Management), Bachelor of Construction (Property Development), Bachelor of Construction (Construction Economics).

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