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Estimating 3 BLDC 3300

Building Construction Part-time Studies Course

Course details

Building upon the topics presented in BLDC 2300, Estimating 3 provides the opportunity for students to measure items of work on more complex structures than the previous courses have introduced. Topics include development and application of labour and material prices for items of work. The course also identifies the role of construction cost accounting in the construction estimating process. Lecture topics will also include the ethics and challenges estimators will face in relation to fair business dealings, subcontractor relationships, and bid shopping.

Prerequisite(s)

BLDC 2300 and BLDC 2050

Credits

3.0

Cost

$545.63

Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2022

Below is one offering of BLDC 3300 for the Spring/Summer 2022 term.

CRN 62411

Duration

Thu Apr 07 - Thu Jun 23 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 62411
  • $545.63
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 07 - Jun 23 Thu 18:45 - 21:45 Burnaby NE01 Rm. 327
Instructor

Ray Wong

Course outline

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Cost

$545.63

Status

In Progress and Full

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Learning Outcomes

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

  • Apply the knowledge learned in the prerequisite courses to a complex project.
  • Measure items of work in Divisions 8 and 10 through 14 in preparation for pricing.
  • Prepare appropriate checklists, preliminary calculations, and take-off of the work.
  • Apply the principles and techniques of measuring work items on standard quantity sheet forms in a systematic approach.
  • Measure and price items of work in selected Divisions.
  • Use costing references and cost accounting data in determining unit prices.
  • Embrace the CIQS Code of Ethics as it relates to construction estimators.

Effective as of Fall 2012

Related Programs

Estimating 3 (BLDC 3300) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Construction Estimating
    Certificate Part-time

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