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BLDT 1041 - Basic Estimating with Computer Applications

Construction Operations/Supervision Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

Course Details

Covers basic components and requirements for sound estimating procedure emphasizing method and accuracy and in preparation for applying material and labour prices.

Prerequisite(s)

Familiarity with Windows and Excel Basics.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$522.42

Winter 2020

Below are three offerings of this course for the Winter 2020 term.

CRN 72971

Tue Jan 07 - Tue Mar 24 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Mar 24 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 BBY NE01 Rm. 335

Instructor

James Iversen

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$522.42

Notes

  1. Prerequisite: Construction basics and familiarity with Windows and Excel basics. This course is very popular and fills quickly EARLY REGISTRATION with payment is strongly advised.

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

Full

CRN 84308

Wed Jan 08 - Wed Mar 25 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 - Mar 25 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 BBY NE01 Rm. 333

Instructor

James Iversen

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$522.42

Notes

  1. Prerequisite: Construction basics and familiarity with Windows and Excel basics.

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

Full

CRN 44157

Thu Jan 09 - Thu Mar 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 09 - Mar 26 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 BBY NE01 Rm. 334

Instructor

Chris Nichols

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$522.42

Notes

  1. Prerequisite: familiarity with Windows and Excel basics and construction drawings.

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

Full

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Interpret construction drawings and specifications for all divisions 1 through 16 for quantity take-off.
  • Determine scopes of work for quantity take-off.
  • Lay out industry-standard spreadsheet quantities.
  • Take off into categories for costing.
  • Use Excel as a computer spreadsheet application for data entry, data manipulation and summary consolidation.

Effective as of Fall 2003

Related Programs

BLDT 1041 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Construction Estimating
    Part-time   Certificate
  2. Construction Operations
    Part-time   Associate Certificate

Books & Supplies

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

Winter 2020

Books for Winter 2020 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
Optional

Fundamentals Construction Estimating
Author Pratt
Publisher Cengage
Copyright 2019
Binding Hardback
ISBN 978-1-33739-939-5
Price $179.95
Optional

Method Of Measurement Of Construction Works
Author Ciqs
Copyright 2006
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-89660-609-5
Price $54.95
Optional

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