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BLDC 1300 - Estimating 1

Building Construction Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

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.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$510.91

Winter 2019

Below are two offerings of this course for the Winter 2019 term.

CRN 49303

Mon Jan 07 - Mon Apr 01 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Apr 01 Mon 18:45 - 21:45 BBY NE01 Rm. 329

Instructor

Jason Chow

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$510.91

Notes

  1. No class Monday, February 18 (Family Day).

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

Full

CRN 85591

Tue Jan 08 - Tue Mar 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 - Mar 26 Tue 18:45 - 21:45 BBY NE01 Rm. 209

Instructor

Ajmer Sekhon

Course Outline

Cost

$510.91

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

Full

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

BLDC 1300 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

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

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Winter 2019

Books for Winter 2019 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

Estimating In Building Construction Canadian Edition
Author Dagostino
Publisher Ph
Copyright 2007
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-0-13223-137-4
Price $204.95
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Fundamentals Construction Estimating (W/Cd Only)
Author Pratt
Publisher Cengage
Copyright 1919
Binding Hardback
ISBN 978-1-33739-939-5
Price $179.95
Optional

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