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Computer Applications in Construction BLDT 2061

Construction Operations/Supervision Course

Course details

Presents practical computer applications with an emphasis on construction documentation, economic problems, estimating and scheduling associated with project and construction management of construction projects. Topics include use of MS Excel and MS Project software.

Prerequisite(s)

  • Successful completion of Construction Operations program or departmental approval and a background in a Windows and Excel environments.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$519.05

Course offerings

Winter 2023

Below is one offering of BLDT 2061 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 88351

Duration

Wed Jan 11 - Wed Mar 29 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 88351
  • $519.05
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 11 - Mar 29 Wed 18:45 - 21:45 Online
Instructor

Christopher Black

Course outline

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Cost

$519.05

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. This course is offered online
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Identify various forms of construction documents.
  • Produce Change Order forms.
  • Apply appropriate MS Excel features to insure document accuracy and efficiently produce documents.
  • Apply appropriate financial functions in MS Excel for calculations related to the construction process.
  • Create Application for Payment forms.
  • Generate sequence of applications for payment.
  • Create a project plan by using MS Project software.
  • Analyze a project plan and implement scheduling techniques to improve efficiency.
  • Add resources and cost components to a project plan in MS Project.
  • Resolve potential scheduling issues.
  • Generate relevant reports in different project phases.
  • Track project progress and update a project plan.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2015

Related Programs

Computer Applications in Construction (BLDT 2061) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Construction Estimating
    Certificate Part-time
  2. Construction Supervision
    Certificate Part-time

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