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Course details

Introduction to measurement of construction work, with a brief review of reading construction drawings and specifications. Specific study of methods of measurement techniques applicable to site work (excavation), concrete and masonry quantity take-offs.

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$519.05 - $557.80 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Winter 2023

Below are two offerings of BLDC 1300 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 49303

Duration

Mon Jan 09 - Mon Apr 03 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 49303
  • $557.80
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 09 - Apr 03 Mon 18:45 - 21:45 Burnaby NE01 Rm. 329
Instructor

Jason Chow

Course outline

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Cost

$557.80

Important information
  1. No class Monday, February 20 (Family Day).
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

CRN 85591

Duration

Tue Jan 10 - Tue Mar 28 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 85591
  • $519.05
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 10 - Mar 28 Tue 18:45 - 21:45 Online
Instructor

Ajmer Sekhon

Course outline

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Cost

$519.05

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. ***This is not a self-paced course. There will be specific time lines for assignments and exams.*** You will require a stable internet connection, a laptop or desktop computer for this course. You must also have an e-mail address and access to a computer capable of downloading basic documents. Students will participate in weekly "Virtual Classroom" sessions, per the above class schedule. Important course information will be sent to registered students closer to course start date. Make sure your email address on your student account is correct and up to date. Required Resources: - Estimating Quantity Sheets (Instructor will provide) - Computer with internet access; Strongly Recommended: - Printer - Scanner
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

Learning Outcomes

Read and interpret information on construction drawings to:

  • Prepare estimate work items checklists in accordance with industry MasterFormat Divisions.
  • Prepare appropriate preliminary calculations for an estimate.
  • Apply principles and techniques of measuring work items on standard quantity sheet forms.
  • Extend and summarize work item final quantities in preparation for pricing.
  • Comprehend the roles of estimates and estimators in the building development and construction process.

Effective as of Fall 2003

Related Programs

Estimating 1 (BLDC 1300) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Architectural and Building Technology
    Certificate Part-time
  2. Building Construction Technology
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  3. Building Design and Architectural CAD
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  4. Construction Estimating
    Certificate Part-time

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